Amendment LIBE #3022

Article 82 – Paragraph 1+

1e. Open optical electronic surveillance and/or open acoustic electronic surveillance of parts of the business premises which are not accessible to the public and are predominantly used for purposes of an employee’s private life, particularly in sanitary facilities, changing rooms, rooms where breaks are spent and bedrooms, shall not be permitted. Open optical electronic surveillance and/or open acoustic electronic surveillance of publicly accessible parts of the business premises or parts which are not accessible to the public and are not predominantly used for purposes of an employee’s private life, such as entry halls, foyers, offices, workshops or the like, shall be permitted only to the extent that it is absolutely necessary for the safety/security of the employee and of the business. Surveillance of public parts of the business should not include surveillance of the employee in his place of work, except insofar as this is unavoidable. Before surveillance is performed, the employee shall be informed when and for how long the surveillance devices will be operated. Recordings of the surveillance shall be deleted after a short time, at the latest one month after the surveillance has taken place. Secret surveillance shall always be prohibited.

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