Case Note 19461  – Mother complains about a disclosure of information about her daughter by a pharmacy
A mother complained about disclosure of information about her daughter by a pharmacy which had dispensed some medication to the daughter.
Disclosure of personal information – Debt collection agency – Fax message sent to debtor’s workplace – Whether disclosure was authorised – Whether authorisation could be implied – Whether authorisation could be revoked […]
Access to personal information – Employer – Refusal – Request believed to be part of industrial action – Whether request was
Case Note 17749  – Inaccurate information in a report resulted in compensation being cancelled
Accuracy of personal information – ACC – Insufficient steps taken to check accuracy of information – Information used to assess compensation entitlement – Health Information Privacy Code 1994, rule 8
Collection of personal information – Local authority – Failure to advise purpose of collection- Issue of infringement notice videotaped – Videotape broadcast as news item – Information privacy principle 3