On May 25, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is fully enforceable across the European Union (EU), creating a higher standard for data protection, privacy, and security for the processing of personal data from the EU. The GDPR applies to the processing of personal data regardless of where that takes place in the world, and impacts any company that handles personal data of EU citizens and others within the EU.

West Lodge Garage Ltd has made information security and data privacy foundational principles of everything we do, and we recognize the importance of passing regulations to advance information security and data privacy for citizens of the EU. We take special pride in our role in helping technical professionals get ready for GDPR and providing resources to support them in providing a more secure environment.

At West Lodge Garage Ltd, GDPR readiness has required companywide changes and updates to policies as well as some product-related changes. The West Lodge Garage Ltd GDPR compliance program has taken over 12 months to audit, build, implement and test. West Lodge Garage Ltd has completed key assessments and updates to satisfy the GDPR requirements and all initiatives have been executed with the goal of providing transparency to data subjects regarding the care with which their personal data is treated.y data subject right requests.

#ObligationStatusKey Compliance Milestones
1Privacy Policies / LegalUpdated policies, contract language, and DPAs
2Data Protection / SecurityUpdated guidelines; implemented security and access controls; audited vendors, IT systems, and products.
3Data Subject RightsDeveloped processes and implemented technology to manage DSR requests.
4Data Management / MappingCompleted data mapping and inventory of systems that manage personal data, including with implementation of data retention guidelines, data minimization standards, and de-identification methods.
5Awareness / TrainingConducted both enterprise and functional training and implemented additional data controls at the functional level.
6Data Breach NotificationUpdated enterprise Security Incident Response Plan and conducted updated annual training to the Incident Response Team.

West Lodge Garage Ltd products and services meet the principles of privacy by design and default as outlined in Article 25 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Adherence to these standards means that our products have appropriate privacy and security features embedded within their design, and West Lodge Garage Ltd has the ability to fully support the data subject rights called out in the GDPR.