What is the BIGGEST cause of data breaches?

People I talk to often think data protection is a matter for computer managers and such people.  This is not so.  The biggest cause of data breaches, according to an IBM survey, is human error.  And the humans making the errors are mostly NOT in IT departments.  We...

The Essential Guide

I see the Essential Guide has now started an edition for Warrington Central.  I hope it will be a success.  There are so many businesses as well as individuals in the central area that I am glad there is a magazine like this for that area.  Although I use the...

Think Local!

As we are all getting lots of messages from politicians and others about the election in May, it is not surprising that most of the attention is being paid to the national scene.  After all, the make-up of the next Parliament and therefore of the Government, will make...

Think Bike!

For some time now, we have been hearing how vulnerable cyclists and motorcyclists are on the road, and how easy it is for motorists to fail to notice them or anyway to take appropriate action to avoid them.  I entirely agree with the aims of this campaign.  I need to...

Is Risk Management godless?

Some people think it strange that I can be involved in Risk Management and also think of myself as a Christian. Surely, if I have faith, I must believe that whatever happens is a result of God’s Will.  Like the old song says, “In His Hands, He’s got...