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The Data Protection Act: employee rights, employer obligations
  1. Reggie Lloyd

    Reggie Lloyd is a barrister and is head of employment at Birkett Long, an Excess-based firm of solicitors.

Abstract

THE Data Protection Act 1998 gives employees the right to see and have some control over the information that their employers hold about them. In this article, Reggie Lloyd describes what action employees are entitled to take with regard to such data and the occasions when an employer is entitled to refuse access.

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