Data Breach

Amerit Fleet Solutions Data Breach Investigation

Updated on
Published on

Shamis & Gentile P.A., one of the nation's premier class action law firms specializing in data breach cases, is investigating the Amerit Fleet Solutions data breach. If you were affected by the data breach, your sensitive personally identifiable information may have been exposed, and you may be eligible for compensation.

About Amerit Fleet Solutions

Amerit Fleet Solutions, founded in 2010, is a leading provider in the automotive industry, specializing in fleet maintenance and repair services. With over 1,800 skilled technicians and managers at more than 800 locations nationwide, Amerit manages over 120,000 assets.

The January 2024 Data Breach

In January 2024, Amerit Fleet Solutions experienced a significant cybersecurity incident. The breach was first detected on January 21, 2024, due to unusual activity on their network systems. A subsequent investigation revealed that an unauthorized individual had copied certain files from Amerit’s systems. The exposed information includes:

  • Social Security numbers
  • Driver’s license numbers
  • Financial account information
  • Medical information

Your Rights and Next Steps

If you are among the potentially affected individuals, it's crucial to take immediate action to protect your identity and personal information. Here are some steps you can take:

  1. Monitor your financial statements for any unauthorized transactions.
  2. Place fraud alerts on your credit reports.
  3. Consider freezing your credit to prevent new credit accounts from being opened in your name.
  4. Obtain your free credit reports from the major credit bureaus to check for discrepancies.
  5. Report any suspicious activity to the Federal Trade Commission and local law enforcement.

Amerit Fleet Solutions has begun notifying affected individuals and is offering free credit monitoring services. They are also enhancing their security measures to prevent future incidents.

You May Be Entitled to Compensation

If your information was compromised in this breach, lawyers are ready to help you understand your rights and guide you through the process of securing compensation for any damages suffered. To explore your legal options and potentially join a class action lawsuit, please complete the below form.


Submit Your Claim