Ever wondered what have been the biggest GDPR fines to date? The figures involved may shock you! This infographic shows you some of the offending businesses and the staggering fines they had to pay as a result. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect in 2018 — and many businesses have already fallen foul of it.
The engaging infographic has concise, fascinating details on each of the individual cases. And of course the incredible amount they had to pay. You will also find additional sources and links to read at the foot of the infographic in case you wish to find out more.
With millions of pounds at stake and customer data sometimes up for grabs, there has never been a better time to get informed on the biggest GDPR fines to date!
‘Dishonourable mentions’ like EE and Vodafone Spain may not have claimed a top spot. But the top five are household names like Google, British Airways, and Marriott International. Having such big names feature so highly proves that no-one is safe!
The price of a mistake is high — it can be up to hundreds of millions in revenue! Also the loss of customer trust may be even worse.
You will learn the circumstances of each case, the offending company, and of course the total amount they had to pay. Browse the additional links and sources for further information, and learn which companies have the best (and worst) track records in GDPR.
This infographic proves that a lack of data protection can cost customers their privacy — and it can cost the companies even more.
Even a quick browse of this infographic should be enough to convince you to take even greater care of the data of your customers, contacts, employees and more.