Are you GDPR ready? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is fast approaching and comes into effect on the 25th May this year. It will impact any organisation that does business or holds data on individuals in any EU country. Use the below as a guide to identify if you and your firm are prepared:
Do you understand where your business stands in relation to the new regulation?
If the answer to the first question is YES, then make the necessary changes to comply.
If the answer is NO, research how it effects your company then adjust accordingly.
Have you identified potential areas of risk?
Once you know about how the law affects your company, identify the main areas of risk and start working on them first.
Are your stuff educated on the topic?
Ask yourself if your staff know about the incoming amendment and whether they’re aware of the risks that surround it. Make sure they file share!
Finally, if you need some help, talk to experts!
There are experts that can help you become GDPR compliant, as well as Data Protection Officers who can take the responsibility of data protection issues on behalf of your firm. Don’t leave it until the last minute, get compliant now!
For more information on GDPR and how it will affect you and your business, please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone at 01329 888444.