General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for Lifeline Agency in the UK
At Lifeline Agency, we are committed to complying with the UK’s data protection laws and regulations, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Our GDPR policy is designed to ensure that personal data is collected, processed, and stored in a secure and lawful manner, in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 2018 and the GDPR.
Here are some key points about our GDPR policy:
Data collection: We only collect personal data that is necessary for the services we provide. We ensure that all data is collected lawfully, fairly, and transparently, and we provide individuals with clear information about how their data will be used.
Data processing: We process personal data in a manner that is consistent with the purposes for which it was collected. We only share personal data with third parties when it is necessary to provide our services or when required by law. We also ensure that appropriate safeguards are in place when transferring personal data outside of the UK or the EU.
Data storage: We store personal data securely and only for as long as necessary. We have implemented appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect personal data against unauthorized or unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction, or damage. We also have procedures in place to detect and respond to data breaches.
Data subject rights: Individuals have the right to access, rectify, erase, restrict processing, object to processing, and receive their personal data in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format. We ensure that all requests are handled promptly and in accordance with UK data protection laws and regulations.
Data protection officer: We have appointed a Data Protection Officer (DPO) who is responsible for ensuring compliance with UK data protection laws and regulations and providing advice on data protection matters.
If you have any questions or concerns about our GDPR policy or how we handle personal data, please contact us.