Salmonella Cases Linked To PCA While the number of salmonella cases linked to tainted Peanut Corp. of America (PCA) products reported to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has dropped off slightly, the outbreak is still continuing. So far, 677 people have been sickened and nine have died in the outbreak. Recalls involving … [Read more...] about More Peanut Corp. Salmonella Cases Reported
Peanut Corp. Private Inspections May Have Contribute To The Outbreak. Many food firms hire private companies to conduct safety inspections of their manufacturing plants. But according to The New York Times, such private inspections may have contributed to the recent Peanut Corp. of America (PCA) salmonella … [Read more...] about Use of Private Inspectors Tied to Peanut Corp. Illnesses
Peanut Corp. Has Been Forced To Recall All Items Peanut Corp. of America (PCA) has been forced to recall all items made at its Plainview, Texas plant after state health inspectors discovered gruesome conditions there. The Plainview PCA plant was shut-down earlier this week because of possible salmonella contamination. As we reported … [Read more...] about More Peanut Corp. Recalls After Dead Rodents Found at Texas Plant
Tainted Peanuts Continue To Sicken People Salmonella-tainted peanut products continue to sicken people across the country. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the number of ill in the Peanut Corp. of America (PCA) outbreak has grown to 683. Illnesses are being reported in 46 states, and at lease one person in Canada … [Read more...] about Rising Toll in Salmonella Cases Linked to Peanut Corp.
Warrant Issued for Company That Refused Salmonella Recall Late last month we wrote about how Westco Fruit and Nuts was not cooperating with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding potentially salmonella-tainted peanuts linked to the massive outbreak that originated with the Peanut Corporation of America (PCA). Now, at … [Read more...] about Warrant Issued for Company That Refused Salmonella Recall
PCA Had More Than $202 Million Claims Peanut Corp. of America (PCA) the company behind a Salmonella outbreak that sickened hundreds of people and sparked scores of food recalls earlier this year, has had more than $202 million in claims filed against it in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Lynchburg, VA. According to The News & Advance, … [Read more...] about Claims Against Peanut Salmonella Firm Exceed $200 Million
Free consultations to victims of Salmonella poisoning linked to the Peanut Corp. The lawyers / attorneys at our firm are offering free consultations to victims of Salmonella poisoning linked to the Peanut Corp. of America. In January 2009, Peanut Corp. of America recalled all of the products that had been manufactured at its … [Read more...] about Peanut Corp of America Salmonella Outbreak Contamination Lawsuits