Links to further information
Including: University policy on data protection, Definitions, Principles, Information for University staff on the processing of their personal data, Data Protection guide for staff.
Privacy Impact Assessments (PIAs)
PIAs are a tool that you can use to identify and reduce the privacy risks of your projects. The Information Commissioner's Office have published guidelines explaining what PIAs are and how you can use them.
Confidentiality and disclosure of health information tool kit.
Using images or recordings of people
- When photographing people you need to ensure you have their consent and that you keep a record of this. You can download consent forms from the University's website for this purpose.
- The GMC's Making and using visual and audio recordings of patients provides guidance on the use of visual and audio for teaching and training, research and development, and recordings for use in the public media including the internet, television and radio.
- The BMA's guide on Taking and using visual and audio recordings of patients can be downloaded from their website.