POPIA and Records Management

POPIA and Records Management

RECORDS MANAGEMENT Much of the Personal Information that is kept will be in the form of data in databases or systems, and the rest will be in form of documents or records.  Managing these correctly is imperative under POPIA.  This article will build on the records...
Recent POPI Updates

Recent POPI Updates

Media release on 22 June confirms: The Information Regulator has confirmed that there will be no deadline for registration of Information officers (IO) and Deputy Information Officers (DIO); this means that no responsible party will be held liable for not registering...
Protecting your employee’s personal information

Protecting your employee’s personal information

Being that section 14 of the South African constitution provides that everyone has to the right to privacy, the need to controls and measures to be introduced in order to protect that privacy, became evident. Areas in your business which POPI affects your employees,...
POPIA – Are you vunerable?

POPIA – Are you vunerable?

What is POPIA POPI refers to South Africa’s Protection of Personal Information Act which seeks to regulate the Processing of Personal Information which was created as a means to ensuring that companies and organisations in South Africa treat the gathering,...