WorkInConfidence, the industry leading staff involvement platform is delighted to have secured Cyber Essentials certification. Cyber Essentials is a Government-backed, industry-supported scheme. It helps organisations enhance protection against online threats.

Cyber security is imperative to WorkInConfidence and Cyber Essentials helps organisations implement higher levels of protection against cyber attack. For certain government contracts only organisations which have received the certification are able to bid.

Cyber Essentials is an independently verified self-assessment. The assessment criteria is measured against five key security controls including boundary firewalls, internet gateways and Malware protection. A qualified assessor verifies the information provided.

Tim Martin, CEO, WorkInConfidence said: ‘We are delighted to receive the certification. It highlights the importance of cyber security both to ourselves and our clients. As we offer services to help organisations enhance employee feedback and involvement we need to be able to offer peace of mind when it comes to cyber security.”

Protect: Anonymous Speak Up: A safe and secure way for your people to anonymously raise concerns via phone, tablet, or PC, ensuring you are aware of any workplace issues and can respond quickly and accordingly

Consolidated Case Management: A secure online place to record, track, update, and report on all speaking up matters, whether raised through WorkInConfidence or directly.

Surveys: Easily set up, run and interpret surveys on engagement, respect, wellness or other topics to ensure you always understand your people, their needs and motivations.

Discussion Boards: Demonstrate your commitment to collaboration with discussion boards to accelerate employee engagement and gain greater insights – anonymous if required.