Every company that uses digital technology on a daily basis needs to have the right IT policy framework. It is important as it helps employees know what is expected and required of them when using the technology provided by their employer, and it is critical for a company to protect itself by having policies to govern areas such as internet and email usage, security, technology usage, and data retention. It is also important for the business owner to know how to manage issues that may arise as a result of misuse.
Consider the following real scenarios:
Without written policies, there are no standards to reference when situations such as those above arise.
How we help:
We review your existing policies, advise you on what gaps you might have, and provide policies which are fit for your business, compliant, and written in a way that you can understand.
We even train your staff on the contents of the policy, and put processes in place which help you keep on top of them.
Contact us today to see how our policy experts can assist you.
Outlining what needs to happen to ensure your business can continue to operate if normal operations are interrupted.
Providing a detailed view on how your business protects itself form malicious attacks such as hacks or ransomware.
Defining how your critical information is stored, accessed, and shared.
Covering what is acceptable usage of the internet while on company time. This often expands to how social media is used
Provides transparency on what information you collect on your customers, why you collect it, how you store it, and what you do with it.
Outlines what your staff are able to do with their devices, including what they are allowed to connect to their computer or the network.