Usdaw takes its responsibilities for managing the requirements of data protection legislation seriously.
Usdaw will process personal data as part of its legitimate activities in providing trade union services and benefits in accordance with the Union’s Objects stated in the Rule Book and to perform its obligations under statute or contract. This involves the processing of personal and sensitive personal data under the current data protection legislation. We will store personal data only for the period necessary under law to enable us to fulfil our legal obligations. You have the right to request access to your personal data, and its rectification, erasure, restriction on processing, and portability. You have the right to withdraw consent for sharing of your personal data and to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). For further information about your rights under data protection legislation, please see the ICO web site www.ico.org.uk
The Union’s Data Protection Officer oversees and advises on the operation of the Union’s data protection policies in line with legislation, and acts as the contact point with the ICO.
The Data Protection Officer can be contacted at [email protected]
, or by post: Data Protection Officer, Usdaw, 188 Wilmslow Road, Manchester,