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Shred personal data or be fined

Published 26/11/2010

BELFAST shredding company Shredbank has warned firms to shred all confidential documents after hefty fines were imposed on companies for breaching the Data Protection Act. Hertfordshire council was fined £1, after personal details were faxed to the wrong people and job firm A4e was fined £6, for losing a laptop with personal details.

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