Peanut Corp. of America Salmonella Outbreak
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The lawyers / attorneys at our firm are offering free consultations to victims of Salmonella poisoning linked to the Peanut Corp. of
An investigation by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) revealed that Peanut Corp. of
If you or someone you know were diagnosed with Salmonella after eating peanut butter made by Peanut Corp. of America, or any product made with ingredients supplied by this company, you may be entitled to compensation. We urge you to contact one of our Peanut Corp. of America Salmonella outbreak lawyers right away to protect your legal rights.
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Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis.
In early 2009, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) announced it was tracking a multi-state Salmonella outbreak that at the time had sickened over 400 people, and had been implicated in the deaths of three. The Salmonella strain involved in the outbreak had by then spread to more than 40 states, and had caused nearly 20 percent of victims to be hospitalized.
An important clue to the outbreak was found in a 5 pound can of tainted King Nut peanut butter found in
On January 14, Peanut Corp. of
On January 16, federal officials inspecting the Peanut Corp. of
The conditions federal investigators found at the Peanut Corp. of
Even worse, the inspections uncovered records of 12 instances in 2007 and 2008 in which plant officials identified Salmonella in ingredients or finished products made there. The products were shipped anyway, in violation of safety regulations. According to the inspectors, Peanut Corp. of
The discovery of the extensive Salmonella problems at the Peanut Corp. of
Unfortunately, the Salmonella contamination problems at Peanut Corp. of
By the end of January 2009, more than 390 different products had been recalled because of Salmonella worries. The Kellogg Company, General Mills, Little Debbie and even the U.S. Army had pulled foods made with Peanut Corp. of
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The lawyers at our firm are all too aware of the terrible toll Salmonella poisoning takes on victims and their families. The outrageous conduct on the part of officials at Peanut Corp. of
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If you or someone you love were a victim of the Peanut Corp. of America Salmonella outbreak, you have valuable legal rights. Please fill out our online form, or call 1-800-YOURLAWYER (1-800-968-7529) to discuss your case with one of our experienced Peanut Corp. of America Salmonella outbreak lawyers.