ICO reminds student of their rights

By Daniel Categories: Academies, ICO

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has reminded A-level and GCSE students of their right to see details of how their exams were marked. Under the Data Protection Act students can ask to see information including: A breakdown of their marks …

Faxes – the facts

By Daniel Categories: Charities, Fines, ICO

Many organisations still use fax machines to share both personal and sensitive personal information on a regular (often daily) basis. Last month, North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust received £55,000 fine for misdirecting three faxes. This provides a timely opportunity …