BS 10008-1:2020

Evidential Weight & Legal Admissibility of Electronic Information

BS 10008 is a management system, which aims to verify the quality and trustworthiness of electronic information by assuring its confidentiality, authenticity, integrity and availability. It applies to both scanned documents and “born” digital information. Unlike 27001 its scope can be limited to particular information held in specified systems at the discretion of the organisation seeking accreditation.

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Internal Audits

We can carry out audits on your behalf or provide you with the training and tools for your staff to successfully carry out these audits themselves.

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External Audits

We can support you though the audit process to achieve accreditation and implement continuous improvement to maintain the standard.

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Transferring Information

BS 10008 outlines best practice for transferring electronic information between systems and migrating paper records to digital files.

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Legal Admissibility

It also gives guidelines for managing the availability and accessibility of any records that could be required as legal evidence.

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Scope can be limited to particular information held in specified systems enabling function-based accreditation in line with a staged move from paper to digital information.

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Digital Archiving

Our commercial experience in digital archiving enables us to give practical help and advice in moving from paper to digital records.

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Comments from some of our satisfied clients. Please contact us if you require a specific reference

SDG provided Databank with necessary tools to successfully implement ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 and ISO 27001. Their consultancy services throughout all our Global operations and has provided valuable assistance in the forthcoming implementation of ISO 27018 throughout our European Network

Paul Stone General Manager, Databank

We have worked with SDG for over 10 years on various projects as a consultant establishing, implementing and maintaining ISO Accreditations for Quality, Environmental and Information Management Security. They distinguished themselves by consistently providing exceptionally well-researched and well-written policies and procedures, training material for all areas of our operations.

Anthony Pearlgood Managing Director, Wownow

Being a security screening company essentially means that we check the background of personnel that organisations wish to employ. SDG have offered tremendous support for over three years, ensuring that we maintain our security screening compliance and accreditation.

Steve Cox Director, Security & Vetting Solutions Ltd

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