Saturday, July 17, 2004

Article: Video of workers ruled OK

The London Free Press has an article on the recent Federal Court of Canada decision about video surveillance at the CPR Yards in Toronto (see my blog entry on the case):

London Free Press: Business Section - Video of workers ruled OK:

"A recent decision of the Federal Court dismissed a complaint against Canadian Pacific Railway by one of its employees under the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA). This decision reversed a decision of the privacy commissioner. PIPEDA is federal privacy legislation that governs the use and collection of personal information. The act allows organizations to collect, use or disclose personal information only for appropriate purposes and -- with certain exceptions -- only with consent. "

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