Anforderungen an die Erreichbarkeit des Datenschutzbeauftragten für Betroffene - Datenschutz - DSB - Datenschutzbeauftragter - DSGVO - DSGVO-Bußgeld - Geheimhaltung - Pflichten

Requirements for the availability of the Data Protection Officer

The Data Protection Officer (DPO) has been appointed, a corresponding forwarding via the e-mail address published in the data privacy statement, which directs the e-mail exclusively to the mailbox of the appointed DPO, has supposedly been set up. The availability of the data privacy officer for data subjects is thus permanently ensured. Really? Unfortunately, no! And the “no” can have unpleasant consequences for the data controller, i.e., for the company!

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Was Unternehmen datenschutzrechtlich beachten müssen, wenn ein Kunde verstirbt - DSGVO - Datenschutz - Personenbezogene Daten - Pflicht - Todesfall - Tod

Death and data protection – What companies must observe under data protection law when a customer dies

The case of a customer dying does not (hopefully) occur frequently. Most of the time, however, responsible companies are at a loss at first. What do they have to consider in terms of data protection law when they discover that one of their customers has died? In the following, we would like to point out some of the problems that we encounter again and again in our day-to-day work as data protection officers and what responsible companies need to bear in mind.

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