Data Breach

Industrial Piping Specialists Data Breach Investigation

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Shamis & Gentile P.A., one of the nation's premier class action law firms specializing in data breach cases, is investigating the Industrial Piping Specialists, Inc. 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 Industrial Piping Specialists, Inc.

Industrial Piping Specialists, Inc. (IPS) is a prominent player in the oil and energy sector, established in 1986. IPS serves the energy, petrochemical, and general construction industries with a distribution network across 16 locations nationwide, facilitating material supply for various project demands.

What Happened?

In May 2024, Industrial Piping Specialists, Inc. disclosed a significant data breach that compromised the personal information of numerous individuals. The breach was disclosed to the Texas Attorney General's office and affected at least 320 people within the state. The types of consumer information exposed include:

  • Name of individual
  • Social Security Number Information

Given the nature of the breach, it is most likely that current and former employees and contractors were affected.

The breach notification was sent to those affected via U.S. Mail, ensuring that those impacted were informed about the exposure of their sensitive data.

Your Rights and Next Steps

If you believe your information was compromised in this breach, it's crucial to take immediate action to protect your identity and personal data. Here are some steps you can take:

  1. Monitor your financial accounts for any unauthorized activity.
  2. Consider placing a fraud alert or a credit freeze on your credit reports.
  3. Review your credit reports regularly to spot any discrepancies.
  4. Report any suspicious activity to the relevant authorities immediately.

Furthermore, under data breach laws, you may have the right to seek compensation if your data was compromised due to negligence on part of the company.

You May Be Entitled to Compensation

If your personal information was exposed in the IPS data breach, you might be eligible for compensation. Lawyers are ready to help evaluate your case and guide you through the process of securing what you may be rightfully owed. By completing the below form, you can join the lawsuit and take a step towards getting the justice and compensation you deserve.


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