The Flowz Blog

Here are some articles published related to Flowz and GDPR that we think you’ll find interesting.

Breach Reporting – A Technology Challenge

Breach Reporting – A Technology Challenge Data Breaches are one aspect of GDPR that have made headlines, mainly around the increased size of potential future fines. However the real challenge lies close by – it concerns every company, and will need technology to help....

NHS Trusts spend £1 million to prepare for GDPR

Healthcare bodies invest in software tools and staff training, FoI request reveals.   The NHS is underprepared for GDPR despite the data protection law coming into force in just six weeks, according to new research. Trusts have spent more than £1 million collectively...

ICO releases campaign to educate UK public around GDPR

The Information Commissioners Office (ICO) have just released a campaign dubbed 'Your Data Matters' to educate the UK public on what forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules mean for them. The body, which will oversee the implementation and...

Most UK small firms are still not prepared for GDPR

Most small businesses are not prepared for new data regulations, according to research by the Federation of Small Businesses.   With less than 90 days to go before the deadline for compliance with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), more than 90% of...

How to be prepared for GDPR

There are seven key areas organisations should review to ensure compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation, and even though the deadline is three months away, it is still not too late to start. With fewer than 100 business days remaining until the 25 May...

8 Things Every Business Needs to Do Now to Get GDPR Ready

May 2018 will be here before you know it, and that means your business needs to be ready to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This regulation was approved by the European Union (EU) Parliament in April 2016 and will begin to be enforced May...

Article 30 Documentation

What’s new under the GDPR? The documentation of processing activities is a new requirement under the GDPR. There are some similarities between documentation under the GDPR and the information you provided to the ICO as part of registration under the Data Protection...

What are the benefits of GDPR?

I think that in too many publications and articles people focus on describing GDPR as a burden and completely omit the benefits coming from it. After all, the introduction of GDPR entails many positive changes for both companies and consumers. From a business...