GDPR won’t take size into account if new rules are broken

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) does not make allowances for the size of a recruitment business found to have fallen foul of the new rules.

The warning from employment lawyers comes as new research reveals SMEs are worryingly unprepared for the upcoming regulations, despite potential fines for non-compliance running into millions of euros.

Research from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) reveals a third (33%) of small businesses have not...

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