As GDPR grinds closer, massive fines await those who cannot look after information…

Ladbrokes is facing a potential probe from the Gambling Commission over its personal information handling practices under the Data Protection Act, after personal details of gambling addicts were found in a bin bag. This included photos, names and addresses.

Anyone in any doubt about how serious this will be as we move toward GDPR adoption should consider the 4% of global turn over fines that the Information Commissioner will be able to levy on future serious breaches.

Data Protection information.