11 pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 saw the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period and the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. A new UK GDPR was born with the GDPR still being applicable in the EU as EU GDPR. Of course, many businesses had already changed their policies and procedures pre-Brexit to meet GDPR historically but in light of Brexit those policies/notices, procedures and contract terms should be revisited and revised accordingly to ensure compliance.
Time for change?
Is data protection intrinsically built into your business by design and is it by default your first consideration in everything you do? If not, you could be in breach of data protection laws.
Do you need a DPO? or do you have a DPO that is properly qualified to guide your company? If you are unsure, we can help you find out what your company needs. We can help you put in place the right policies and procedures. Do you require assistance with a data breach? For an informal, no obligation chat about your data protection needs, you can call us on 07535 625 178 or you can email your enquiry to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.