|What||Loss of highly sensitive personal information by fax.|
|How much||47 records.|
|When||11 June 2010|
|Why||Two faxes were sent to the wrong recipients.|
|Regulator||ICO||Action||Monetary penalty of £ 100,000|
|When||22 November 2010|
Why the regulator acted
|Breach of act||Faxes sent to the wrong recipient.
Inappropriate organisational and technical measures.
|Known or should have known||The ICOs advice on faxing protocols after the first incident were ignored, but the risk had been made clear.|
|Likely to cause damage or distress||Data relating to vulnerable children.|
|View PDF of the Hertfordshire County Council Monetary Penalty Notice (Breach Watch Archive)|
|View PDF of the Hertfordshire County Council Monetary Penalty Notice (Via ICO Website)|