Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) or Drones as they are more commonly known as, are playing an increasingly important role in many courses available in Educational establishments. Insurance is available to cover the third party risks emanating from the use of Drones, but rarely is it automatically included in your usual insurance programme as aviation/aerial risks
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
The University of Greenwich has been fined £120,000 by the Information Commissioner following a “serious” security breach involving the personal data of nearly 20,000 people. The personal data included contact details of 19,500 people including students, staff and alumni such as names, addresses and telephone numbers. However, around 3,500 of these included sensitive data such
Friday, August 31, 2018
Corporate Fines for Health and Safety breaches increased 18% in the last year, hitting £57.3m in 2017 up from £48.5m in 2016, in an attempt to get health and safety on the agenda at board level. The value of the average health and safety fine rose 34% to £311, 343 in 2017, up from £232,451
Thursday, May 24, 2018
The Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA) received Royal Assent on Thursday 23 May. The Act updates data protection laws in the UK, supplementing the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into force on 25 May 2018, implementing the EU Law Enforcement Directive, as well as extending data protection laws to areas which are not
Team Hettle Andrews at The ISBA 2018 conference in Brighton. The ISBA conference agenda looks to be very challenging and covering topical issues facing the independent school sector. We are delighted to be a headline partner and to share the next two days with so many bursars.