Risk Management

Phishing: Are you a target?

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  Cybercriminals are well versed in finding prime targets to execute their attacks – and small businesses are considered ripe for the picking. Many SMEs consider themselves to be safe since they employ a ‘security-by-obscurity’ policy – they feel like since they are not a large organisation hackers will not find them nor benefit from […]

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ePrivacy Regulation: How will it affect me?

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More changes are coming to EU privacy laws – how is your organisation going to prepare? What is the ePrivacy Regulation? The ePrivacy regulation governs the use of electronic communications within the EU – and will ultimately replace The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 in the UK, and extends the DPEC (Directive […]

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Top 5 Biggest risks to CyberSecurity in 2019

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43% of cyberattacks target small to medium businesses, according to SCORE. With regards to malicious software – Macro-malware and ransomware were found to comprise a significant portion of these attacks. Even to this day many businesses lack employee awareness training to foster an understanding of how to prevent these attacks – even considering the sheer […]

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Think safe, lead safe: important questions to ask when analysing your company’s health and safety procedures, and how to implement the answers

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Guest blog written by Russell Corlett at Peninsula.   All problems in a business are a leadership problem. Success begins with leadership. Communication begins with leadership. Health and safety starts with leadership.   For some of your employees your commitment to protecting their health and safety will be more important than the numbers on their […]

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Carless + Adams Ltd

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  Carless + Adams Ltd is an award winning independent Architecture and CDM consultancy providing professional advice and services covering Architecture, CDM Advisor and Lead Designer. They have developed a reputation for providing a professional flexible and responsive service with a ‘can do’ approach, which results in a high level of repeat and referral business. […]

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Data Breach Fines Begin to Bite Under GDPR

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One year after the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) came into force the UK regulator, has issued two multi-million pound fines. GDPR updated the 20-year-old Data Protection Act for today’s data environment and increased the maximum fines from £500,000 to up-to 4% of an organisation’s turnover.   In July 2019 British Airways was […]

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Pacific Fire and Security Systems

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  Pacific Fire and Security Systems are experts in the installation, maintenance and servicing of high quality fire and security systems. They are a rapidly growing family business with over 20 years’ experience in the sector. The business focuses on providing the world’s best fire and security products backed up by outstanding customer service. Pacific […]

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What are the requirements of ISO 14001?

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If you’re considering ISO 14001certification, but aren’t sure if you’re ready to commit to the project, it may help to have at look at ourblogwhich explains how the process works. In the meantime, I’m sure it would be helpful to get an idea of the requirements of ISO 14001, and the key documentation and processes […]