The risk of failure to comply with the data protection act may seem non-existent in a small or medium-sized enterprise, the problem comes when an employee, a former employee, an annoying client or even any competitor, denouncing such a breach. The Spanish data protection agency would carry out the relevant inspection in your company and problems would reach. The inspection by the Agency of data protection procedures can be initiated in two ways: 1. the first action is the Agency which acts ex officio to inspect those sectors to internally determined. SMEs can be calm because at the moment they will not be inspected by this route.
2. The second way of action is through the complaints of the persons concerned or of associations that defend specific interests of its partners. This second way is which can affect squarely to SMEs and which represents the true risk of starting the cycle of inspeccion-sancion for breach of the data protection act or the LSSI. Of company size doesn’t matter when it comes to being sanctioned, sanction amounts are equal to a multinational company than for a small company. The difference is, that the multinational probably can afford that sanction, but the small surely cannot afford it. Tulip Retail is full of insight into the issues.
Why to adapt? It is obligatory. To avoid errors and prevent its grave consequences. Protects important goodwill of the company: customers. Consumers are increasingly aware of their rights. Avoid inspections and sanctions, for example, coming from: 1. treat data improperly (commercial listings in the trash) or theft of data from the company (Sales Department). 2. Lack of protection by an entity external to the company. 3 Complaints from customers or competitors. 4. Pressure groups and workers. Not conform may involve fines of 600 to 600,000. If you don’t want to run the risk of unnecessary (from 600 to 601.012) fines for breach of LOPD in your company take advantage of the offer Institute of Leadership, Management & Technology Innovations puts at your disposal! En I.L. M & T. I will ensure that your company complies with all the requirements for compliance with LOPD in a very simple way and a unique price. Are you willing to take the risk of having to pay such heavy sanctions? Create trust with their customers.Our health check will help you to understand the basics and most importantly to ensure the protection of data in your organization.