Data protection (GDPR): Personal data and research

If you handle personal data as part of your research, it is important that you comply with relevant legislation. Here you can gain an overview of what you need to know about GDPR. Follow the steps below - then you are well on your way:

Note! You must always document your data protection assessments in writing. 

What is personal data?

Personal data is any type of information that can be attributed to a specific person, even if the person can only be identified if the data is combined with other information.