A Salmonella lawyer can help you get compensation for food poisoning and serious complications, including sepsis, meningitis, heart damage and pancreatitis. We are a national food safety law firm that represents Salmonella victims throughout the United States.
The term Salmonella actually refers to a group of bacteria, many of which cause diarrheal illness in animals and humans. There are many different kinds of Salmonella bacteria. Salmonella Typhimurium (or Salmonella Typhi) can cause the illness typhoid. The illness caused by other types of Salmonella, including Salmonella Enteritidis, which is common in the U.S., is called Salmonellosis.
“Our Salmonella litigation team is one of only a few in the country that represents Salmonella victims nationwide. The insurance companies involved in outbreaks know us and know we can’t be fooled into accepting bad settlements.” — Attorney Fred Pritkzer
The legal claims in every Salmonella poisoning lawsuit are based on the following theories of recovery:
The most common source of Salmonella poisoning to you and your family is the feces of infected people or animals. People who come into contact with stool need only pick up a few of the Salmonella bacteria to become infected. Salmonella is found in many other environments as well, including uncooked meat, soil and water. Companies that handle food are required to take measures to prevent contamination and to detect contamination before food is sold to consumers. When that does not happen, people get sick. It is our job as Salmonella attorneys to hold companies liable for selling food contaminated with Salmonella.
Although the number of Salmonella infection (salmonellosis) cases reported in the U.S. annually is about 40,000, it is estimated that up to four million infections occur in this nation each year because mild cases are often not reported or diagnosed.
Complications of a salmonellosis include the following:
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In addition to the information above on Salmonella, attorney Fred Pritzker has also provided information on these topics:
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