Data Access Requests

Preserving Resident Confidentiality: The Role of CCTV Redaction in Nursing Home Safety

2024-01-25T16:01:56+00:00

In today's digital age, privacy and confidentiality have become paramount, particularly in sensitive environments like nursing homes. These facilities cater to our elderly and vulnerable loved ones, who are entitled to a safe, secure, and private living environment. While CCTV (Closed-Circuit Television) systems have long been a standard security measure in nursing homes, the [...]

Preserving Resident Confidentiality: The Role of CCTV Redaction in Nursing Home Safety2024-01-25T16:01:56+00:00

Redaction and CCTV in Secondary Schools: Ensuring Compliance and Addressing Bullying

2023-09-01T10:09:30+01:00

In recent years, the use of CCTV in secondary schools has become increasingly prevalent. With the aim of deterring bullying and maintaining a safe environment, the footage captured by these systems has proven to be a valuable tool. However, schools must ensure compliance with data protection laws when handling and sharing CCTV footage. Data Subject [...]

Redaction and CCTV in Secondary Schools: Ensuring Compliance and Addressing Bullying2023-09-01T10:09:30+01:00

Video Redaction for Irish Credit Unions

2023-05-16T13:37:41+01:00

The GDPR gives consumers control over their personal data. It requires a business to be able to access and handle any requests for personal information quickly, efficiently and in the right way. When a Credit Union is approached with a request to share their CCTV footage, they must ensure they comply with the GDPR [...]

Video Redaction for Irish Credit Unions2023-05-16T13:37:41+01:00

What HR Needs to Know about Redaction and GDPR

2023-02-20T10:31:22+00:00

Data Subject Access Requests are becoming more commonplace.  This can be a worrying process for any business and sometimes the responsibility lands on the desk of the HR department.  It is important that they have all the information they need to hand so they comply with the request while keeping the business safe. Data [...]

What HR Needs to Know about Redaction and GDPR2023-02-20T10:31:22+00:00

Redaction for your GP Surgery

2022-02-01T11:28:55+00:00

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

2022-01-17T11:50:05+00:00

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?

2022-01-12T12:33:45+00:00

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

Using video and document redaction to protect students and staff.

2021-10-05T09:45:11+01:00

CCTV is used in schools and college to protect students, staff and property. While this is normal practice, there are certain protocols that need to be followed should the footage need to be shared. Likewise, the head of the school or college is responsible for keeping sensitive files and documents secure.  However, on occasion these [...]

Using video and document redaction to protect students and staff.2021-10-05T09:45:11+01:00

Redacting confidential information in a document

2021-12-08T11:34:40+00:00

During the first World War over 12 million letters a week were delivered to soldiers.  It was a vital way of keeping contact with loved ones at home.  These letters would on average take three days to reach the front and were extremely valuable in boosting moral. The returning post would take a little longer [...]

Redacting confidential information in a document2021-12-08T11:34:40+00:00

What does it mean to redact a document?

2020-02-24T11:50:25+00:00

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) gives individuals the right to request a copy of any of their personal data which is being ‘processed’. Any person be they employee, customer, supplier or even member of the general public has a right to a copy of any personal data you are holding or processing in your [...]

What does it mean to redact a document?2020-02-24T11:50:25+00:00
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