Under the new EU General Data Protection Regulation, that came into force on 25th May 2018, the responsibility is now on organisations to adhere to the principle of Accountability and be able to “demonstrate compliance” with the GDPR. There is potential for reputational damage to any business who fail to comply with the new regulations, not to mention huge fines as well.
The best way to “demonstrate compliance” with the GDPR is to outsource your risk assessment and an annual compliance audit to our professional team.
We complete an initial Risk Assessment to ascertain your existing level of compliance. We will discuss this in detail with you and your key people, and provide steps to help you move towards compliance, where areas of high risk or shortfalls have been identified. Our team will work alongside you to ensure practical solutions are carried out to address the risks identified. We will provide templates to assist you collect information from IT suppliers or to collect your own Data Inventory.
Our independent Annual Compliance Audit provides a comprehensive review of an organisations adherence to the GDPR and Data Protection Acts. Our professional team will evaluate your organisations compliance preparations and review areas such as:
- Policies and Training
- Record management
- Fair Obtaining and processing
- 3rd Party Processors
- Breach and Subject Access Requests
- Data Security and IT processing operations
- Privacy by Design and DPIA’s
- Trans border Transfers
- Marketing issues
Call us today for advice and support to complete your Audits