We hold personal data about our employees, clients, suppliers and other individuals for a variety of
business purposes We endeavour to protect personal data and ensure that staff understand the rules
governing their use of personal data to which they have access in the course of their work.
We process personal data fairly and lawfully in accordance with individuals’ rights This generally means
that we do not process personal data unless the individual whose details we are processing has
consented to this happening and only hold on to it for as long as is legitimately required.
Our Senior Management Team has a responsibility to keep updated with data protection responsibilities, risks issues
We review all data protection procedures and policies on a regular basis
We arrange data protection training and advice for all staff members
We will respond quickly to individuals such as clients and employees who wish to know the nature of the data we hold
We pro actively check and approve any third parties we use as having at least equal GDPR standards as ourselves, and agree with any client before using such third parties
We complete a data handling form for every research project to specifically understand the needs of the client and the duration of retaining data after completion
Things that we do / have in place to ensure compliance: