Eight in ten (81%) of people in Scotland received a nuisance call
on their landline in the last month, down from nine in ten (91%) who received such a call in 2015.
Sales reps at his company Telecom Protection Service Limited flogged nearly 10,000 supposed nuisance call
blocker devices for PS99.
Fines made in 2015 included: GBP295,000 of fines for companies offering call blocking or nuisance call
prevention services; a PPI claims firm that sent 1.
Ever since I put it into my system, this was over ten years ago, I have not received one single cold call/ nuisance call
These fines include PS295,000 for companies offering call blocking or nuisance call
The ICO's powers will be further strengthened when the government introduces a new law allowing it to fine the company directors behind nuisance call
Fines included PS295,000 of fines for companies offering call blocking or nuisance call
prevention services, an PS80,000 fine to a PPI claims firm that sent 1.
A WATCHDOG has called for tougher action against so-called nuisance call
number spoofing, warning that their increasing use was undermining the UK's caller ID system.
More than 15,642 nuisance call
and text complaints were made to the ICO in November.
Prior to this, only businesses were liable for fines, many of which try to escape paying nuisance call
penalties by declaring bankruptcy - only to open up again under a different name.
A COMMUNICATION provider is taking a stand for consumers to help protect their privacy after the West Midlands was named nuisance call
capital of the UK.