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Includes information relating to storage of personal information electronically and the effects on privacy of the use of surveillance systems by employers.

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Data protection

Your rights about what personal information can be held about you. The rules about storing and passing on personal information.

4 Monitoring at work

Information on employerÂ’s right to monitor activities at work including phone and email communications and the use of CCTV.
Provided by Adviceguide from Citizens Advice
1 Data Protection - FAQs

Frequently asked questions about data protection including how to get your personal information and what to do if you think it is wrong.
Provided by Information Commissioner's Office
3 How to access information

How to find out what information is held about you. Includes how to request a copy of your credit history.
Provided by Information Commissioner's Office
2 Confidentiality and data protection

Explains the Data Protection Act in principle and in practice, and looks particularly at how it affects the keeping and sharing of medical records and the doctor/patient relationship.
Provided by Mind
5 Protecting yourself from identity theft

Tips to help you keep your personal information secure, and prevent criminals from committing fraud in your name.
Provided by Home Office

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