privacy

An internal investigation by AHS revealed 3,224 patients had their electronic health records accessed improperly by two clerical employees in the diagnostic imaging department at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Employees access 3K patients’ records in privacy breach at Red Deer hospital

3,224 patients had their electronic health records accessed improperly

 

Innovation, Science and Industry Minister Navdeep Bains during a news conference Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020 in Ottawa. Federal privacy legislation introduced today would require companies to get consent from customers through plain language, not a lengthy legal document, before using their personal data. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

New privacy bill promises greater control for consumers, stiff fines for companies

New privacy bill promises greater control for consumers, stiff fines for companies

 

Malls gathered facial images of five million shoppers without consent: watchdogs

Malls gathered facial images of five million shoppers without consent: watchdogs

The Okanagan Landing Tim Hortons outlet on 25th Avenue will re-open for takeout deliveries on Thursday, April 16. (Canadian Press - file photo)

Four Canadian privacy watchdogs launch probe into Tim Hortons app

The B.C. office will be part of the investigation along with its Quebec, Alberta and federal counterparts

The Okanagan Landing Tim Hortons outlet on 25th Avenue will re-open for takeout deliveries on Thursday, April 16. (Canadian Press - file photo)
Time of ‘self-regulation’ is over, privacy czar says in push for stronger laws

Time of ‘self-regulation’ is over, privacy czar says in push for stronger laws

Time of ‘self-regulation’ is over, privacy czar says in push for stronger…

Time of ‘self-regulation’ is over, privacy czar says in push for stronger laws