Recommendation of the Council of Europe

By | Friday June 26th, 2015

The Council of Europe on 1 April 2015 adopted Recommendation CM / Rec (2015) 5 on the processing of personal data in the employment context. Employers should minimize the risks of violation of workers’ rights and fundamental freedoms:
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The theme is of undeniable interest in Italy especially in this time of great expectations and broad debate on the Job Act and related issues regarding the possibility of remote control for workers under Article 4 of Law 300/70 by the new means of communication and information processing ( ICT Information and Communication Technology), also used outside of the workplace.

The problem now is how to act should the companies that have already issued internal policies in accordance with the Authority Provision concerning the use of electronic mail and the internet (Resolution no. 13 of March 1, 2007):

– How they differ Recommendation “European” by resolution “Italian” above?

You will need to start a business of Assessment that identifies any differences and integrate policies used within their reality, so as to align these Recommendations European although these regulatory requirements are not mandatory character.

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About Agostino Oliveri

Agostino Oliveri Data Protection Officer – Privacy Consultant e Auditor Certificated (Num. Reg. DPO 1529 secondo gli standard UNI CEI EN ISO IEC 17024:2012 e 17065:2012 e disciplinato ai sensi legge 4/2013) We work mainly in the field of IT SECURITY with the provision of services and solutions to some penetration testing and security baseline. We provide consultancy to achieve the adjustments required under the law in the area of ​​security of data processed by computer equipment, law 196/2003 (the new Privacy Code undergoing change), law 231/2001 (protection from company computer crimes), adaptation of security bodies to DM 1.12.2010 num. 269, preparation of the feasibility study and business continuity plan in accordance with Article. 50-bis of the Administrative Code digital support for all matters related to the DL 33/2013 on Transparency and L. 190/2012 Anticorruption, we offer consultancy for achieving quality certification according to ISO 9001 and safety according to ISO 27001 certification for information and services for STAR mode CLOUD COMPUTING. I think the significant experience gained with multinational companies has allowed us to achieve a certification of expertise in some areas and very important issues and I think it can be a path to significant and important to share. Then in the light of the many regulatory changes that will have a very important impact on companies, I believe we need a prudent approach and prior verification and certification of existing solutions adopted in order to avoid incurring heavy fines in addition to the guarantee of safety of its corporate assets.

One thought on “Recommendation of the Council of Europe

  1. Sergio Fumagalli

    The topic is of great interest in Italy for the reasons well mentioned in the post, even if it is not strictly related to the new regulation. Is there someone from a different country who wants to comment on the matter from a non Italian point of view?

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