Small Business GDPR Consultant is an ambassador for S.H.I.E.L.D, the Consumer Protection and Business Support Program & Web Portal run by UK Paralegal Law firm Transition Law.
A need for all businesses to understand their legal responsibility and ensure a form of GDPR certification not only safeguards against the penalties and fines imposed by the ICO, but promotes good data protection practices.
As consumers become increasingly interested in the protection of their personal data, GDPR accreditation translates into more business for those who can prove they are GDPR compliant. New and existing customers are assured by compliance, while accreditation helps to promote a business in marketing activity and when tendering for work.
Supported by the Chambers of Commerce, voluntary membership to the S.H.I.E.L.D program provides a very useful and completely FREE business tool.
Displaying the logo on your website confirms your GDPR compliance, along with a link to an accreditation page on the S.H.I.E.L.D portal. This is quick and easy reference for customers and other businesses who require demonstration of compliance to lawfully deal with your company, and as a S.H.I.E.L.D holder you will have access the following valuable benefits:
The S.H.I.E.L.D assessment and certification process not only enables SME business owners to ensure they have fulfilled their legal obligation, but they can demonstrate a commitment to data protection and create new business opportunities. Here are just a few GDPR accredited S.H.I.E.L.D holders.
Below you will find answers to the most asked questions about S.H.I.E.L.D, the nationwide GDPR certification and accreditation program, with MORE HERE.
If you have a query about S.H.I.E.L.D, please CONTACT US and a member of the program management team will respond as soon as possible.