Right to be Forgotten…


A new Bill was recently brought before the Seanad will aim to ensure cancer survivors are not denied access to financial products like mortgage protection and insurance due to their medical history.

The Bill, which will seek to revise current legislation, outlines that a person seeking access to financial services will no longer have to declare a cancer diagnosis five years after finishing active treatment. The move is supported by the Irish Cancer Society.

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