A Salmonella outbreak at Buba Noodle Bar in Manchester, NH includes at least seven people, according to the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services. Several other cases are under investigation. One person has been hospitalized.
On May 20, the restaurant, located at 36 Lowell Street, temporarily closed while health officials investigate the source of the contamination. State Epidemiologist Dr. Benjamin Chan urges anyone who develops symptoms of a Salmonella infection within seven days after eating at the Buba Noodle Bar to contact their health care provider.
Symptoms of a Salmonella infection, called salmonellosis, include fever, abdominal cramping, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea that is sometimes bloody. They usually develop between six and 72 hours of exposure but can take up to a week to appear.
Can I Sue a Restaurant for Food Poisoning?
Yes, you can sue a restaurant for food poisoning. Restaurants are the most common setting of food poisoning outbreaks, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). About 60 percent of food poisoning outbreaks in the U.S. are associated with restaurant food. The Salmonella attorneys at Pritzker Hageman have successfully represented clients nationwide who were sickened by restaurant food.
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