BLS_web_ad_300x250_V3B
CM300x250
AsiaPF15_300x250_Banner_FINAL
DPI15_300x250_Banner_FINAL
CS15_300x250_Banner_FINAL

CBC News reports on the proliferation of security cameras and how the collected information is used. One security expert said his company installs approximately 900 systems in an average year, estimating the city of Saskatoon alone has between 15,000 and 20,000 such systems. Saskatchewan Privacy Commissioner Gary Dickson has expressed concerns about their use. “You’re collecting the personal information of everybody who walks that hallway or walks past the camera,” he said, adding, “And that opens up a whole set of responsibilities.” He noted one area not covered by provincial or federal privacy law is cameras in the workplace. “There are no privacy laws that apply to protect employees,” he said.
Full Story

0 Comments

If you want to comment on this post, you need to login

Related