Public Advisory: ATCO Warns Public of Email Scam
CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/17/13 -- ATCO has been made
aware of an email scam using the name ATCO Group. Individuals have
received fraudulent emails with the subject line "Receipt for your
payment to ATCO Group," offering the recipient the option to cancel a
$110 USD payment in an attempt to obtain personal or banking
information. Please be advised that these emails did not originate
with ATCO and are a fraudulent attempt to steal personal information
for financial gain.
ATCO does not solicit personal or financial information through email
for the purpose of facilitating payment.
If you receive one of these emails do not click on the link. Instead,
please contact the anti-fraud authorities in your country: Canada -
http://www.fbi.gov/scams-safety/fraud . If you received one of the
emails and did click on the link, please also notify your banking
institution and, if appropriate, your credit card company.
Privacy is an important part of the way ATCO does business. ATCO
strives to maintain the confidentiality of personal information. To
view the ATCO Privacy Commitment, please visit
ATCO Group, with more than 9,400 employees and assets of
approximately $14 billion, delivers service excellence and innovative
business solutions worldwide with leading companies engaged in
structures & logistics (manufacturing, logistics and noise
abatement), utilities (pipelines, natural gas and electricity
transmission and distribution), energy (power generation, natural gas
gathering, processing, storage and liquids extraction) and
technologies (business systems solutions). More information can be
found at www.atco.com.
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forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are often, but
not always, identified by the use of words such as "anticipate",
"plan", "expect", "may", "will", "intend", "should", and similar
expressions. These statements involve known and unknown risks,
uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results or
events to differ materially from those anticipated in such
forward-looking statements. The Corporation believes that the
expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements are
reasonable, but no assurance can be given that these expectations
will prove to be correct and such forward-looking statements should
not be unduly relied upon.
The Corporation's actual results could differ materially from those
anticipated in these forward-looking statements as a result of
regulatory decisions, competitive factors in the industries in which
the Corporation operates, prevailing economic conditions, and other
factors, many of which are beyond the control of the Corporation.
The forward-looking statements contained in this news release
represent the Corporation's expectations as of the date hereof, and
are subject to change after such date. The Corporation disclaims any
intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking
statements whether as a result of new information, future events or
otherwise, except as required under applicable securities
Director, Corporate Security
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