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Seattle Consumers, Beware: Meat Recalled Over Listeria Contamination

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Contamination risks have been behind a series of nationwide food recalls lately. Much like the recall impacting onions we reported on recently, the latest recall report involves food items that tested positive for bacteria that can expose consumers to illness. As Seattle personal injury attorneys, we are concerned about the growing number of recalls involving …

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Salmonella Outbreak: Over 600 People Sick Over Contaminated Onions

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A salmonella outbreak that is spreading across the country prompted ProSource Inc. to launch a nationwide onion recall. So far, 652 people have fallen ill after being infected with the Salmonella Oranienburg strain that was linked to the fresh whole onions imported from Chihuahua, Mexico. Affected products include red, yellow, and white onions with import …

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Washington Impacted By Pork Meat Recall, USDA Announces

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Over 10,000 pounds of pork meat are being recalled over lacking inspections, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced. The products were distributed to stores in several states. Washington was also impacted.  According to the reports, the Illinois-based Evans Food Group Ltd. is recalling 10,359 pounds of pork meat …

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Company Recalls 60K Pounds Of Chicken Linked To 28 Food Poisoning Cases

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Nearly 60,000 pounds of frozen and raw chicken items produced by Serenade Foods are being recalled following reports of 28 food poisoning cases. The nationwide recall impacts chicken sold under the brand names Dutch Farms Chicken, Milford Valley Chicken, and Aldi’s store brand Kirkwood.  In early June, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) …

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Salmonella Concerns Behind Nationwide Carrot Recall

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After Tyson recalled several of its chicken products over foodborne illness risks, popular brands of carrots are being recalled nationwide over salmonella concerns.  The announcement comes from the Food and Drug Administration.  According to the U.S. health officials, Grimmway Farms is recalling carrots sold under the Bunny Luv and Cal organics brands.  While the firm …

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Tyson Expands Chicken Recall Linked To Deadly Food Poisoning Case

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Tyson has expanded a chicken recall after learning that at least one person died as a result of food poisoning. Impacted products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a pathogen associated with serious illnesses that may be especially dangerous to infants, the elderly, pregnant women, and those with compromised immune systems.  Adding 500,000 pounds of …

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Soldiers Guarding U.S. Capitol Complain Of Food Poisoning

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Food poisoning is back on the news following a series of cases of food-related issues impacting soldiers with the Michigan National Guard.  According to a series of news outlets, soldiers who have been stationed in Washington, D.C., since the January 6th violent events are complaining that the meals provided by the National Guard are undercooked. …

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