Emergency services
Data Protection Act 2018: Judgment on processing for law enforcement purposes
07/05/19
Following a judicial review challenge, the High Court has concluded that an Information Sharing Agreement (ISA) between Sussex Police and the area Business Crime Reduction Partnership (BCRP) complied with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 2018.
Emergency services
Emergency Services Roundup – 24 January
24/01/19
Capsticks’ bi-weekly roundup of insights and news stories affecting blue light services.
Emergency services
Emergency Services Roundup – 11 January
11/01/19
Capsticks’ bi-weekly roundup of insights and news stories affecting blue light services.
Emergency services
Emergency Services Roundup – 14 December
14/12/18
Capsticks’ bi-weekly roundup of insights and news stories affecting blue light services.
Emergency services
Confidentiality is not an automatic bar to disclosure
29/11/18
Marston Holdings Ltd v Ministry of Justice (HM Courts & Tribunal Service) [2018] EWHC 3168 (TCC)
Emergency services
Emergency Services Roundup – 29 November
29/11/18
Capsticks’ bi-weekly roundup of insights and news stories affecting blue light services.
Emergency services
Health and social care
New protection for NHS and emergency services staff
15/11/18
One in seven healthcare professionals was attacked in the course of their employment last year; the highest level for five years, according to an announcement by the Health and Social Care Secretary at the end of last month.
Emergency services
New protection for emergency services staff
15/11/18
The Assault on Emergency Workers (Offences) Act came into force on 13 November and provides further protection for emergency workers and more stringent sentencing for those convicted of harming them.
Emergency services
Emergency Services Roundup - 5 November
05/11/18
Capsticks’ bi-weekly roundup of insights and news stories affecting blue light services.
Emergency services
Procurement – our top 10 tips to maximise savings and avoid hidden costs
05/11/18
There's been a lot of reports in the press about the great work being done by emergency services across the country to realise some key procurement savings and efficiencies.
Emergency services
Employers can be legally responsible for malicious data breaches committed by employees
24/10/18
In Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC v Various Claimants, Morrisons appealed a High Court judgment that it should be vicariously liable for a data breach committed by an employee.
Emergency services
Emergency Services Roundup – 5 October
05/10/18
Capsticks’ bi-weekly roundup of insights and news stories affecting emergency services.