Redaction for your GP Surgery


CCTV is used in GP Surgeries and Medical Centres throughout Ireland to protect staff, patients, and property. While this is normal practice, there are certain protocols that need to be followed should the footage need to be shared. CCTV Footage Redaction If an incident occurs at your premises, perhaps an accident or altercation, you [...]

Redaction for your GP Surgery2022-02-01T11:28:55+00:00

How to Avoid Common Pitfalls when Redacting CCTV Footage


Here are a few tips and observations on how to handle Subject Access Requests which include CCTV footage.  As a leading provider of redaction services in Ireland Datascan Redaction have learned how to avoid some common pitfalls in this area. These are based on our experience of handling video footage over the last five [...]

How to Avoid Common Pitfalls when Redacting CCTV Footage2022-01-17T11:50:05+00:00

Are You Sure Your Redacted Footage is Suitable?


When you are asked to share your business CCTV Footage to a third party it will most likely need to be redacted to avoid any issues with data protection.  Of course, you can try and blur the faces yourself, but will that be sufficient?  More than likely not, and you don’t want to leave [...]

Are You Sure Your Redacted Footage is Suitable?2022-01-12T12:33:45+00:00

Significant Increase in Data Redaction Requests across the Childcare Industry in Ireland


Over the past year, there has been an eightfold increase in data redaction requests for CCTV footage among providers in the childcare industry. Despite the childcare industry facing extended periods of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the team at Datascan redacted 73 CCTV video files in 2020, a considerable increase on 2019. Challenge for [...]

Significant Increase in Data Redaction Requests across the Childcare Industry in Ireland2021-04-23T13:03:33+01:00

Video Redaction for Creches in Ireland


If you operate a creche your focus will be on ensuring that the children in your care are healthy and happy. Health and safety will be a priority for the childcare provider.  However, children can be full of excitement and can be prone to the occasional accident. Reporting an Incident Picture this common scenario, a [...]

Video Redaction for Creches in Ireland2020-11-04T14:58:08+00:00

CCTV Redaction for Schools


Our schools have grown and developed over the years thanks to great advances in technology.  The blackboard and duster of olden days have been replaced by interactive whiteboards and tablets are seen in many classrooms.  With the rise of technology comes some challenges for the School Principal and board of management. CCTV in Schools Many [...]

CCTV Redaction for Schools2019-11-12T10:40:12+00:00

Personal Injury Claims & CCTV Footage


Imagine you have been served with a personal injury claim from a customer or a member of staff. Or perhaps your business premises have been a victim of a criminal act.  It’s every business owner’s nightmare and one that we hope never happens to you. However, if it does happen you really need to know [...]

Personal Injury Claims & CCTV Footage2019-10-02T12:32:10+01:00

Supermarkets and Retail Outlets – CCTV Redaction


As a retailer you will be concerned with stock levels, profits, staff issues, competitors and preventing shoplifting.  That’s enough stress for any business owner.  However, the whole area of GDPR compliance has added an additional worry for many. Request for CCTV It’s not widely known that if a member of the public wants to view [...]

Supermarkets and Retail Outlets – CCTV Redaction2019-08-21T20:34:41+01:00

CCTV Footage for Bars


A recent spate of insurance claims by customers in pubs and bars has sparked much discussion.  In all these cases there was the supporting evidence of CCTV footage in the legal actions.  In one bogus claim, a patron was caught quite obviously placing glass shards in her mouth and then pretending they came in the [...]

CCTV Footage for Bars2019-07-16T15:00:14+01:00

Data Protection and CCTV Footage


There is much confusion around CCTV footage and GDPR, here we share the top questions we are often asked: Is CCTV footage personal data? Yes, it is.  The data protection commissioner states that CCTV cameras capture the images of individuals and accordingly they process personal data. Why would somebody ask for CCTV Footage? Any person [...]

Data Protection and CCTV Footage2019-05-20T12:20:37+01:00
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