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5 ways to reduce your GDPR risk

5 ways to reduce your GDPR risk

Richard Forrest, senior associate at one of the UK’s leading data breach solicitors Hayes Connor, provides five tips to reduce your risk of a data breach…

Every year, new technologies emerge which put us all at greater risk of online data breaches. But, as we know, human error is the biggest cause of data breaches – responsible for over 90 percent.

Research carried out by Hayes Connor at the end of 2020 illustrates the point. It showed that one in five UK office workers did not receive appropriate GDPR training and data protection guidelines, putting UK companies at serious risk of a breach.