Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Baldor Specialty Foods, Inc. regarding its recent data breach. The Baldor Specialty Foods data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information belonging to over 13,800 individuals.
ABOUT BALDOR SPECIALTY FOODS, INC.:
Baldor Specialty Foods is a food services company that imports, prepares, and distributes fresh produce and gourmet foods. Accordingly, Baldor Specialty Foods serves a variety of industries, including restaurants, schools, hotels, stadiums, and more. Founded in 1991, Baldor Specialty Foods works with over 1,000 farms, operates more than 300 delivery trucks, oversees 3 warehouses, and offers a full-service catalog with 7,000 food options. Headquartered in Bronx, New York, Baldor Specialty Foods serves the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
On February 25, 2023, Baldor Specialty Foods discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which the sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information in its systems may have been accessed and acquired. Through its investigation, Baldor Specialty Foods determined that an unauthorized actor accessed and obtained this sensitive information between February 7 and February 25, 2023. On April 7, 2023, Baldor Specialty Foods began contacting individuals whose information may have been impacted. The type of information exposed includes:
- Social Security number
- Date of birth
- Insurance and other benefits information
If you received a breach notification letter from Baldor Specialty Foods:
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 Baldor Specialty Foods 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 Baldor Specialty Foods, 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.