European Data Protection Digest

Dear Councils, Protect The Data You Hold

DATA PROTECTION—UK

February 13, 2012

UK Information Commissioner Christopher Graham last week sent a letter to local authorities in England encouraging them to boost their data protection efforts, V3.co.uk reports. Graham wrote the letter in conjunction with civil service chief Robert Kersale. The letter follows several breaches of personal information in the hands of local councils. The ICO sent a similar letter to the head of the NHS last year.
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