1. An Undertaking to comply with the seventh data protection principle has been signed by Pennine Care NHS Trust.
  2. This follows an investigation whereby several disclosure in error incidents all of a similar nature were reported over a 12 month period.
  3. One of the disclosures contained sensitive diagnosis information being sent to a neighbour and a further incident where by confidential mental health information was sent to an outdated address.
  4. The Commissioner considers that further steps are required in order to safeguard sensitive personal data being disclosed in error.