ICO fines Pinnacle Life £80k for PECR violations

07/03/2024 | ICO

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has fined Pinnacle Life £80,000 for making 47,998 unsolicited marketing calls to subscribers who were registered with the Telephone Preference Service (TPS) a violation of Regulation 21 of the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (PECR).

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