Data Protection Act
Scott Rees & Co respects the privacy and security of all clients. We comply with the Data Protection Act 1998 in the way we collect, store and use information provided by you and third parties in relation to your case.
Unless you instruct us in writing to the contrary, we shall take it that we have your authority only to the extent that is necessary to: fulfil your instructions; to disclose information to our agents (including barristers, experts, doctors, enquiry agents, hire companies, insurers, medical providers, costs draftsmen or any outsource company); Swift Claims Ltd or their agents; any party or their representatives connected with the case; the court; hospitals that have treated you in a personal injury case.
Consent to search
We may carry out database searches using your details and record the results. We may, for example, search the DVLA, Equifax, Companies House, Electoral Roll, Call ML or similar databases. This is not an exhaustive list. By instructing us, you consent to our making such searches and keeping the results.
Where required by a third party (i.e. Solicitors Regulation Authority) to provide audit facilities to demonstrate compliance with legislations; we have your authority to disclose such material as we deem reasonably necessary; unless you inform us and state otherwise.
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