Telemarketers hit with £70,000 fine for cold-calling pensioners

I can’t help feeling that the fine is not enough, but it’s a start… Telemarketers hit with £70,000 fine for cold-calling pensioners 9000+ calls made between 1am and 6am Source: www.theregister.co.uk/2016/02/17/ico_fines_telemarketers_70k_late_night_phonecalls/ “In just one day, according to the ICO, Dudley-based Direct Security Marketing Ltd made nearly 40,000 automated calls, with 9,775 being made between 1am …

Oh, the irony ;-)

“The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined a company that blocks nuisance calls for making nuisance calls.” … ICO fines anti nuisance call company for making nuisance calls • The Register Source: www.theregister.co.uk/2015/08/11/nuisance_call_company_fined_50000_for_making_nuisance_calls/