New European Commission regulation - the General Data Protection Regulation - is designed to harmonise the rules already in place across the European Union member states. And, while the details are yet to be finalised, it is expected that they will bring in tougher requirements and higher fines for organisations found in breach of the rules.
In this article, Alison Goodwin, Director, Public Sector at Aon Risk Solutions, looks at what this will mean for public sector organisations and the steps they can take to protect themselves.
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