risk management

Hacking data breaches: We need a new breed of compliance officer

2020-05-07T15:51:37+02:00By |Categories: Compliance and risk management|Tags: , , , , , , |

R58.4 million. This is the average cost of a data breach today according to IBM. It is no surprise then that cyber resilience is top of mind for CEOs the world over. But what does this mean for compliance officers? What should we be doing to address data breaches? And [...]

Are your lawyers still not writing in plain language?

2019-06-10T08:06:27+02:00By |Categories: Plain language forms, contracts and policies|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Nearly a decade into having some of the best plain language legislation in the world, why are we not seeing more comprehensible contracts? Why aren't we seeing more of an effort from companies and their lawyers to improve consumers’ access to information? We’ve worked with many different companies – from [...]

What we’re up to: Plain Language Policies

2018-03-15T10:24:30+02:00By |Categories: Plain language forms, contracts and policies|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Over the last few months we’ve increasingly been working on redrafting all different types of policies for various different clients. From HR policies to information governance policies. It may seem like a tedious job, but we love it because it gives us the opportunity to correct those things that are [...]

3 Things that will torpedo risk management

2018-03-15T10:28:03+02:00By |Categories: Compliance and risk management|Tags: , , , , |

All businesses have risks. Ideally, a business would mitigate all the risks, but this simply isn’t practical – you have to prioritise. At a high level risk management is intended to: * Identify the risks, * Prioritise the risks * Propose solutions to the risks (and get them accepted), * [...]

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