Another email gaffe leads to breach notifications, Tuesday edition

Today’s human error example comes from Willis North America, who reports that an employee accidentally attached a spreadsheet with employee information to an email reminding employees about earning wellness credits for the firm’s Medical Expense Benefits health plan.

You can read more in their April 17th notification to the New Hampshire Attorney General’s Office.

Update: In addition to the 47 NH residents affected, 129 Maryland residents were also affected. The nationwide total was not reported.

Update 2: Willis North America Inc. Medical Expense Benefit Plan notified HHS that 4,830 were affected.

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