More about GDPR & Data Protection

What is the GDPR?

The GDPR is underpinned by 7 principles (or 6 plus one, as some refer to them) which lay out the broad purposes of the GDPR. Learn about what the GDPR is and the 7 principles.


Learn about everything you need to know about GDPR and Data Protection, this article features questions such as: What is a data subject?, What does ‘processing’ of personal data include?, What is a data controller? and much more.


URM is dedicated to providing high quality, cost effective and tailored consultancy and training in the areas of information security, data protection, business continuity and risk management.

URM's mission, through our consultancy and training services and our risk management software, is to assist you achieve the levels of information security, data protection and business continuity which are commensurate with the objectives and culture of your organisation and which also meet international standards, regulations and legislation.

URM is highly experienced at assisting organisations comply, or certify, with the ISO 27001 and ISO 22301 Standards (having assisted over 200 organisations achieve and maintain these Standards).