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Information for Members on our compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation

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Protecting patients, clients and clinicians from professional errors.

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We work hard to uphold your personal and practice reputation.

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The Veterinary Defence Society is a mutual insurance company, run by experienced veterinary surgeons on behalf of the veterinary profession.

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We insure the practising profession against the effects of claims of negligence.

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We ensure each case is handled by a vet colleague experienced in claims management.

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We defend reputations against claims and offer compensation when appropriate.

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We protect you against claims of veterinary negligence, with human injury cover included.

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We provide legal representation at criminal and disciplinary hearings.

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We help our members develop through advice and guidance, publications and training.

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GDPR - Statement to Members

GDPR - Statement to Members

As you may be aware, there have been some important developments in data protection law. In particular, the adoption of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which is effective from 25th…

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