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#Breaches

# breaches - Friday 5 March, 2021

Nearly 12,000 fines issued by gardaí relating to Covid-19 breaches
# Breaches
# Breaches

Nearly 12,000 fines issued by gardaí relating to Covid-19 breaches

Mar 5th 2021, 7:15 PM 26,480 Views 60 Comments

This includes more than 9,000 €100 fines for non-essential travel.

# breaches - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

'A very serious breach of trust': Images of child abuse stayed on Facebook, undercover report claims
# C4 Dispatches
# C4 Dispatches

'A very serious breach of trust': Images of child abuse stayed on Facebook, undercover report claims

Updated Jul 17th 2018, 10:08 PM 27,766 Views 29 Comments

Facebook said it was grateful to the journalists for bringing “mistakes” in its training processes to its attention.

# breaches - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Argos and Virgin Media head the list of firms prosecuted for unsolicited marketing
# KNUCKLES RAPPED
# KNUCKLES RAPPED

Argos and Virgin Media head the list of firms prosecuted for unsolicited marketing

Mar 4th 2018, 8:30 PM 20,988 Views 24 Comments

The Data Protection Commissioner has released details of its 2017 investigations.

# breaches - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Failure to pay holiday pay and the minimum wage: 83 businesses brought to court this year over employment breaches
# Working 9 To 5
# Working 9 To 5

Failure to pay holiday pay and the minimum wage: 83 businesses brought to court this year over employment breaches

Nov 4th 2017, 7:30 AM 17,750 Views 19 Comments

The majority of the prosecutions above relate to businesses in the food and drink sector.

# breaches - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Private investigator gave information from Social Protection Department to insurance companies
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

Private investigator gave information from Social Protection Department to insurance companies

Apr 11th 2017, 1:08 PM 20,942 Views 18 Comments

Over 1,400 data protection complaints were made in 2016, up from 932 in 2015.

# breaches - Monday 20 February, 2017

Poll: Do you trust the HSE with your private data?
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

Poll: Do you trust the HSE with your private data?

Feb 20th 2017, 8:04 AM 19,225 Views 58 Comments

It has emerged that 113 serious breaches of data protection occurred within our health service since March 2015.

X-ray report left in Penneys, patient's mental health data faxed to a bank - 113 HSE data breach calamities revealed
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

X-ray report left in Penneys, patient's mental health data faxed to a bank - 113 HSE data breach calamities revealed

Feb 20th 2017, 7:18 AM 29,165 Views 26 Comments

The HSE says that it takes its responsibility under data protection legislation “very seriously”.

# breaches - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Axa Insurance fined €675,000 by Central Bank for four-year breach of consumer code
# Slap On The Wrist
# Slap On The Wrist

Axa Insurance fined €675,000 by Central Bank for four-year breach of consumer code

Jul 28th 2016, 5:04 PM 23,716 Views 39 Comments

The firm failed to insure that properly accredited people were supervising those handling insurance claims during that time.

# breaches - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

77 per cent of company data breaches are caused by employees
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

77 per cent of company data breaches are caused by employees

Jan 21st 2014, 4:46 PM 6,773 Views 7 Comments

The survey found that almost a quarter of Irish companies have experienced multiple data breaches over the past twelve months.

# breaches - Monday 7 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Oct 7th 2013, 10:50 PM 11,682 Views 4 Comments

Everybody’s talking about Priory Hall, breaches in patient data and Gerry Adams.

# breaches - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Creche reports 'out of date' says Early Childhood Ireland
# Creches
# Creches

Creche reports 'out of date' says Early Childhood Ireland

Jul 16th 2013, 8:42 AM 4,751 Views 3 Comments

The childcare representative group says that there needs to be clear distinctions between minor and major non-compliance.

# breaches - Sunday 2 June, 2013

HSE director 'sorry' for not putting creche reports online
# A Breach Of Trust
# A Breach Of Trust

HSE director 'sorry' for not putting creche reports online

Jun 2nd 2013, 3:03 PM 9,497 Views 21 Comments

“I apologise for that…It was in a queue of things to happen. It was resource-restricted. It will happen now.”

# breaches - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Google releases data on copyright infringement reports
# Copyright
# Copyright

Google releases data on copyright infringement reports

May 24th 2012, 9:12 PM 2,930 Views 7 Comments

Data from the internet search company shows that Microsoft was the copyright owner with the most requests for link removals.

# breaches - Monday 12 March, 2012

Regulator fines Aviva €490,000
# Reprimanded
# Reprimanded

Regulator fines Aviva €490,000

Mar 12th 2012, 4:50 PM 5,594 Views 12 Comments

The insurance firm had breached the Consumer Protection Code on a number of occasions between 2007 and 2011.