Data Breach Notifications

Entity Information

  • Type of Organization: Other Commercial
  • Entity Name: Simpson Strong-Tie Co. Inc.
  • Street Address: 5956 W. Las Positas Blvd.
  • City: Pleasanton
  • State, or Country if outside the US: CA
  • Zip Code: 94588

Submitted By

  • Name: Whitney Lee
  • Title: Associate
  • Firm name (if different than entity): Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Telephone Number: 202-247-0923
  • Email Address:
  • Relationship to entity whose information was compromised: Attorney

Breach Information

  • Total number of persons affected (including residents): 5570
  • Total number of Maine residents affected: 2
  • If the number of Maine residents exceeds 1,000, have the consumer reporting agencies been notified:
  • Date(s) Breach Occured: 10/09/2023
  • Date Breach Discovered: 10/10/2023
  • Description of the Breach:
    • External system breach (hacking)
  • Information Acquired - Name or other personal identifier in combination with: Social Security Number

Notification and Protection Services

  • Type of Notification: Written
  • Date(s) of consumer notification: 03/19/2024
  • Copy of notice to affected Maine residents: SST - Individual Notice Letter Template.pdf
  • Date of any previous (within 12 months) breach notifications: N/A
  • Were identity theft protection services offered: Yes
  • If yes, please provide the duration, the provider of the service and a brief description of the service: We are offering individuals complimentary two-year credit and identity monitoring services, which are provided by Experian. These services include credit monitoring and certain fraud support services. Each individual’s letter contains instructions on how to enroll in these services.