Under the General Data Protection Regulation, information provided to a data subject should be ‘concise, easily accessible and easy to understand, and that clear and plain language and, additionally, where appropriate, visualisation be used’.
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Data Protection Officers and others tasked the responsibility of protecting personal data at organisations will have many more difficult decisions to make than this one, but many simple, small steps take you closer to a complete and comprehensive strategy for compliance with the letter and the spirit of data protection legislation.
About the GDPR Portal
The GDPR Portal site provides businesses with information on data protection and privacy issues and practical advice on the processes and procedures required to keep personal data safe, protect the rights of EU citizens and protect your organisation from the reputational and financial risks from breaches of the General Data Protection Regulation.
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