StarLeaf achieves HIPAA compliance certification

Global video meeting provider attains US healthcare compliance, guaranteeing secure video, audio, and data sharing for healthcare organizations StarLeaf, the global video meeting provider has achieved HIPAA compliance (The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996), reaffirming its commitment to delivering security-first communication solutions in healthcare. This achievement allows StarLeaf to enter into a Business Associate Agreement (BAA) with US healthcare organizations to deliver HIPAA compliant solutions that guarantee health information is protected at all times. The HIPAA federal law requires the majority of US healthcare plans and providers…

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ecosistant launches first digital compliance management for e-commerce

According to the EU packaging waste directive and national waste legislation, online shops are obligated to license their packaging with recycling schemes in their target markets. The startup ecosistant has digitised these processes for the first time and is now offering their algorithm-based service via web-platform. Online retailers can now fulfil their legal recycling obligations cheaper, faster and more effectively. “The licensing of e-commerce packaging is extremely complex, time-consuming and expensive,” says Andreas Landes, CEO of ecosistant. “At ecosistant, we aim to speed-up and save costs by completely digitising all…

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Clearvision, SoftComply and Comalatech launch compliance management solution MediCompli

The cloud-based solution provides a pre-configured electronic Quality Management System with document approval workflows for the MedTech industry Southampton, UK: 28th January 2020 – Clearvision, SoftComply and Comalatech today announced the release of MediCompli – their compliance solution for the Medical Device industry. Based on Atlassian Confluence, this medical device compliance solution includes a pre-configured Quality Management System together with out-of-the-box FDA 21 CFR 11 compliant document approval workflows and e-signatures, all of which fully customisable for additional workflows and compliance requirements. MediCompli is the result of SoftComply’s industry expertise,…

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“Enhanced testing is critical in an era of exponential disruption in the channel,” urges AddOn Networks, following recent NEBS certification

Tustin, California, US November 26 2019 – Third-party compatible optical transceivers offer network operators an alternative to proprietary Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) connectivity – but with an overwhelming number of third-party suppliers worldwide, operators need to recognize the importance of compatible transceiver test methods, advised Patrick Beard, Chief Technology Officer at AddOn Networks. Testing is the first step to ensuring quality across programming and hardware. The compatibles industry uses several common test methods for quality control but now operators need to look for the differentiating factors in testing to ensure…

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ADLV Broadens Remit To Offer Fleets: Licence, Insurance, Training, International and Grey Fleet Data Online

The ADLV (Association for Driving Licence Verification & Vehicles) has significantly broadened its remit to build on its success to date from automating driver licence checking and supplying Tacho information. In future, ADLV will seek to enable its members to access a wide range of online datasets, including: – Driver Insurance Information – Driver Training Accreditation – Driver information for EU countries & – Grey Fleet Data The ADLV believes that the combined data offering will help fleet managers to maintain even greater control and compliance. More importantly it will…

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ADLV Members Meet GDPR Compliance Rules Deadline

With the support of the DVLA, the ADLV (Association for Driving Licence Verification) now sees the ‘light at the end of the GDPR transition tunnel’. Recent GDPR based changes announced by the DVLA, meant that over 2 million drivers were required to grant new driving licence data check permissions to their fleet operator by the 25th August. After this date no scheduled rechecks can take place using the former methods putting many drivers at risk of infringing company rules and policies until they comply. With member companies collaborating closely as…

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Call recording and GDPR: a UK legal perspective

London, 26th June 2018 – While there is a growing need to record mobile calls, non-compliance of General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR’) could lead to substantial fines. Resilient plc is pleased to announce a new eBook to help guide organisations around the challenge. Organisations are increasingly looking to record staff telephone calls, whether in response to specific regulatory requirements, for dispute resolution or quality assurance. The GDPR will apply because recording calls will generally result with ‘personal data’ and, potentially, so-called ‘special categories’ of personal data being obtained. For example,…

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GDPR and the DVLA changes – a look at what fleets need to do to ensure full compliance

The past week has been a landmark in the changes to how employee licence checks are carried out in the fleet industry. With GDPR fast approaching the DVLA have now announced that the driving licence consent form (formerly known as the D796) has to be changed to fall in line with the new data protection legislation. As of 25/05/2018 the DVLA consent form for checking licences will be changed and this has given rise to a lot of questions and speculation around the changes. As licence checks form an integral…

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GDPR Compliance Rules Require Over 2 Million Fleet Drivers To Revalidate Driving Licence Data Consent

GDPR based changes announced by the DVLA, this month, mean that over 2 million drivers will be required to grant new driving licence data permission to their fleet operator. Only by complying with the new rules, which come into effect 25th August 2018, will fleet drivers be properly checked. The new GDPR regulation will apply to all private and public sector organisations processing Personal Data and receiving driver information from the DVLA. Employers and fleet managers, who are legally obliged to check a drivers’ entitlement to drive, will be under…

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Tech City UK chooses Semafone to join 2018 Future Fifty

Data security and compliance specialist recognised as fast-growing UK business Guildford, UK – 7 March 2018: Semafone, the leading provider of data security and compliance solutions for contact centres, has been selected to join Tech City UK’s Future Fifty cohort for 2018. As one of the UK’s most established programmes for late-stage digital businesses, the Future Fifty recognises companies that have achieved fast growth during the last two years; delivering more than £5 million in yearly revenue and demonstrating at least 30% increase in year-on-year revenue. Semafone will join other…

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