Recology Data Breach Lawsuit

Legal Representation for Victims of Data Breaches in California

The Data Breach Attorneys at Potter Handy Law Firm have the knowledge and resources to thoroughly examine your case, conduct an investigation into the breach, and, when needed, fight for justice.

Potter Handy LLP is currently reviewing cases on behalf of individuals affected by the Recology data breach. These individuals may have had their personal and confidential information illegally accessed by an unknown third party during the Recology data breach. Potter Handy LLP will conduct a complimentary assessment of your data breach claim in order to safeguard the rights and privacy of all those impacted by the Recology data breach.

We are only interested in claims that arose in California.


What Happened?

Recology Inc. is a waste collection and recycling enterprise headquartered in San Francisco, California. The company specializes in offering comprehensive solid waste, recycling, and compost collection services to residents residing in 127 communities across California, Oregon, Nevada, and Washington.

On November 9, 2023, Recology identified a data breach involving the potential exposure and acquisition of sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information within its systems. Following a thorough investigation, Recology ascertained that an unauthorized actor may have gained access to and acquired this sensitive information on November 2, 2023. Subsequently, Recology has initiated the process of notifying individuals whose information might have been affected.

View an example of what the notification letter looks like.

If you’ve received a notification regarding a concerning data breach, it is imperative to recognize the gravity of the situation. Your personal information could potentially be compromised, making it accessible to cybercriminals. Given this scenario, it is of utmost importance that you address this matter with a sense of urgency and contact our highly qualified Data Breach Lawyers. These attorneys can effectively protect your legal rights and ensure that those responsible for causing harm are held accountable.

By selecting a qualified Data Breach Lawyer in California, you can be assured that your interests are protected thoroughly during the entire case, providing you with peace of mind.

Contact us online or call our data breach intake professionals at (415) 534-1911.


What Information Was Involved in the Recology Data Breach?

The investigation has concluded that the incident may have led to unauthorized access to certain confidential information.

The specific information compromised varies depending on the individual but may include:

  • Name
  • Social Security number
  • Date of birth
  • Driver’s license number
  • Passport and/or other government-issued identification number
  • Medical information
  • Health insurance information

Protecting Consumers’ Privacy Rights Following the Recology Data Breach

If you were notified that your information had been stolen as a result of the Recology data breach, you may be entitled to compensation or other remedies.

Please call (415) 534-1911 for an appointment with Mark Potter and Jim Treglio of Potter Handy LLP in San Francisco. During this call, our intake professionals will review your claim regarding the ESO Solutions data breach. Free Consultations 24/7. No out-of-pocket expenses.