Act covers all record systemsOn 1 Jul 2000 in Personnel Today “Have you considered the implications of not complyingwith the Act? Do you think that this act does not apply to you as you have acomprehensive record system already? Think again.” she said. Comments are closed. Previous Article Next Article Allison Warren, OH consultant for Citibank, said that manyemployers are still not fully aware of the tightening of the law since the 1998Data Protection Act. The Act covers all record systems. Related posts:No related photos. The act also limits transfer of information. Warren haswritten a best practice paper on implementing the Data Protection Act, which isshortly to be published.www.dataprotection.gov.uk Manual health records are covered by data protection laws,OH professionals were warned.