Category: Food Poisoning

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Category: Food Poisoning

Does Your Food Poisoning Constitute a Lawsuit?

Ask yourself: when you hear news of a food recall, what do you do if you have that brand or food in your freezer? Throw it out? Take your chances? Not bother checking? This recent story may make you consider your course of action.
This month, Sea Port Products Corp voluntarily recalled a batch of scallops that were distributed to Hawaii, Nevada, and California after a connection was made between the scallops and an outbreak of Hepatitis A. The liver disease was found in over 200 people who consumed the raw scallops, and over 50 were hospitalized. This is no ordinary incident of food poisoning.
CNN reported the story and included photos of recent food products that have been recalled, including frozen mixed vegetables from Great Value and 10 million pounds of flour made by General Mills.…

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