Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Omega Morgan, Inc., regarding its recent data breach. The Omega Morgan data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information belonging to an undetermined number of individuals.
ABOUT OMEGA MORGAN, INC.:
Omega Morgan is a construction company that specializes in contracting heavy rigging and transportation machinery. Since it was founded in 1991, Omega Morgan has grown to become one of the leading rigging and machinery moving services in the Pacific Northwest. Currently, Omega Morgan contracts with a variety of industries, including the aerospace, oil and gas, and transportation sectors. In addition to rigging and transportation services, Omega Morgan offers supply chain logistics, renovation and installation services, storage space, and more. Headquartered in Hillsboro, Oregon, Omega Morgan conducts business in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Texas, and the Western provinces of Canada.
On October 28, 2022, Omega Morgan discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which the sensitive personal identifiable information in its systems may have been accessed. Through its investigation, Omega Morgan determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed this sensitive information by launching a ransomware attack between October 23 and October 28, 2022. On January 18, 2023, Omega Morgan began contacting individuals whose information may have been impacted. The exact type of information has not been disclosed by Omega Morgan. However, according to state reporting guidelines, “personal information” can include the following types of information:
- Social Security number
- Driver’s license number
- Financial information
- Medical information
- Taxpayer information
- Personal identification number issued by the United States IRS
If you received a breach notification letter from Omega Morgan:
We would like to speak with you about your rights and potential legal remedies in response to this data breach. Please fill out the form, below, or contact us at (608) 237-1775 or email@example.com.
If you were impacted by the Omega Morgan data breach, you may consider taking the following steps to protect your personal information.
- Carefully review the breach notice and retain a copy;
Enroll in any free credit monitoring services provided by Omega Morgan, Inc.;
- Change passwords and security questions for online accounts;
- Regularly review account statements for signs of fraud or unauthorized activity;
- Monitor credit reports for signs of identity theft; and
- Contact a credit bureau(s) to request a temporary fraud alert.