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Can Listeria Survive in the Freezer?

A recent Listeria recall for blended smoothie kits has some consumers wondering just how hardy this bacteria is. Can Listeria really survive in the freezer?  The answer is yes. And, as Listeria lawyer Eric Hageman explains, the results can be…

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Hard-boiled Egg Listeria Recall Affects Food Service Industry Nationwide

A major hard-boiled egg Listeria recall has affected retail and foodservice products nationwide. These eggs have been linked to a Listeria outbreak that includes illnesses and a fatality. The recalled items include hard-boiled eggs sold under a variety of brand…

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Almark Foods Hard-Boiled Eggs Listeria Outbreak: 7 Sick, 1 Dead

Seven illnesses and one death have been reported in a hard-boiled egg Listeria outbreak that includes five states.  Almark Foods of Gainesville, Georgia which produces the eggs and distributes them in plastic pails to foodservice operators nationwide has not issued…

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2 Listeria Outbreaks, Same Strain, Different Outcomes: A Timeline

When the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) announced that it was investigating a Listeria outbreak back in August it already knew some key facts. The outbreak had sickened seven Canadians in three different provinces. It was linked to Rosemount…

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Deli Salads at Dozens of Grocery Stores Included in Tip Top Listeria Recall

Tip Top Poultry Inc. of Rockmart, Ga. has again expanded its already massive recall of cooked poultry products potentially contaminated with Listeria to include even more items that were sold at grocery store delis. Consumers who have recently purchased salads…

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Pritzker Hageman Listeria Lawyers: Client Sickened by Chicken Salad

Pritzker Hageman Listeria lawyers are representing a client who is hospitalized with a Listeria infection after eating chicken salad that is now part of a Listeria recall. Craig Moraski, 50, of Bellevue, Nebraska developed symptoms of a Listeria infection after…

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Deli-Sliced Meat and Cheese Listeria Outbreak Ends, 10 Sick, 1 Dead

A Listeria outbreak linked to deli-sliced meats and cheeses has ended after sickening 10 people, one of whom has died. That cases were reported from five states: Massachusetts (1), Michigan (2), New Jersey (2), New York (2), Pennsylvania (3). The…

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Listeria Outbreaks in U.S. and Canada – All the Chicken Recalls

Listeria outbreaks in Canada and the U.S. have triggered a number of recalls for diced, cooked, chicken distributed to retailers and foodservice clients including hospitals, hotels, restaurants, cafeterias and nursing homes. Genetic tests show that the Listeria outbreak strain in…

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2 Dead, 22 Sick in 13-State Listeria Monocytogenes Outbreak

A 13-state Listeria outbreak has sickened 24 people, two of whom have died. Genetic tests on the outbreak strain show it closely resembles the strain linked to an ongoing Listeria outbreak in Canada. That outbreak has been linked to Rosemount…

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Listeria is a Survivor and That’s What Makes it So Dangerous

When it comes to sheer survival skills, no other foodborne bacteria even comes close to Listeria monocytogenes. Freeze it, dry it, hit it with high concentrations of salt, alcohol, acid or bile and Listeria responds with a shrug. Refrigerate E. coli…

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Deli Meat and Cheese Listeria Outbreak Lawsuit

The Pritzker Hageman Listeria lawyers are accepting illness and wrongful death cases associated with an ongoing Listeria outbreak linked to deli-sliced meat and cheese. Eight Illnesses have been reported from New York, New Jersey, Michigan and Pennsylvania. One person from Michigan…

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Recalls Show Listeria Risk in Squash, Beans, Sprouts and Avocados

Some of the foods most commonly associated with Listeria are cold cuts, smoked fish, and soft cheeses. But a spate of recent recalls underscores that any kind of food, including fruits and vegetables, can pose a Listeria risk. Contact our…