Cyclospora Parasite
New Cyclospora Outbreak Sickens at Least 32 According to FDA

According to the FDA’s Outbreak Investigation Table, a new cyclospora outbreak has sickened at least 32 people. The investigation is active, and traceback, sample collection, and analysis has been initiated. No product has been identified yet. This outbreak is just…

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PCC Organic, Grass-fed Yogurt Recalled, Linked to E. coli Outbreak

PCC Community Markets is recalling all PCC brand organic, grass-fed yogurt after state health officials identified it as the source of a multi-county E. coli O157:H7 outbreak in Washington. Washington state investigators publicly linked PCC organic yogurt to the E.…

Tanimura and Antle Romaine E. coli Warning Identification
Tanimura and Antle Romaine Lettuce E. coli Warning

Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) Genetically Connects E. coli Contaminated Romaine Lettuce to Recent Illnesses in Michigan Consumers are being warned to not eat ‘Tanimura & Antle’ brand romaine lettuce. Sampling has found Tanimura & Antle romaine…

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Ohio E. coli Lawsuit Filed Against Chipotle

The food safety lawyers at Pritzker Hageman filed an E. coli lawsuit against Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. in U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio on Friday October 30th, 2020. Our client was sickened after consuming a salad bowl (containing…

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Cyclospora Outbreak from Bagged Salads Sold at ALDI, Hy-Vee, Walmart, Giant Eagle, ShopRite and Jewel-Osco

Our food safety attorneys are filing lawsuits on behalf of people sickened by Cyclospora contaminated salads sold at ALDI, Hy-Vee, Walmart, Giant Eagle, ShopRite and Jewel-Osco. If you consumed bagged ‘Garden Salad’ or any salad containing iceberg lettuce or red…

Cyclospora lawyer- ALDI, Hy-Vee, Jewel-Osco Bagged Salad Cyclospora Recall
Cyclospora in ALDI and Hy-Vee Bagged Salads Sickens 13 in Minnesota

If you are one of the 13 Minnesotans who developed a Cyclospora infection from bagged salad made by Fresh Express and sold under store brand names at Hy-Vee and ALDI here is the information you need to file a Cyclospora…

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Another E. coli Outbreak? Why Don’t We Know Where E. Coli Contaminated Romaine is Coming From?

New Multi-State Outbreak of E. coli Likely Linked to Romaine Lettuce…Again. After three large outbreaks of E. coli O157:H7 linked to romaine lettuce in less than a year, the FDA recommended that growers modify their operations to prevent contamination from…

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First Lawsuit in Cooper’s Hawk Winery Cyclospora Outbreak Filed by Pritzker Hageman Food Safety Attorneys

Pritzker Hageman food safety attorneys filed suit today in Florida’s Fourth Judicial Circuit Court on behalf of Jacksonville resident Lekeysha Bentley, who was sickened after consuming food at Cooper’s Hawk Winery contaminated with Cyclospora parasites. Media reports have indicated that between…

Salmonella
Food Poisoning Outbreaks Linked to Imported Foods Are On the Rise

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released a report in its Emerging Infectious Diseases publication called “Outbreaks of Disease Associated with Food Imported into the United States, 1996 – 2014.” The study is published in the March…

Staphylococcus aureus Infection
Staphylococcus Aureus Outbreak at Science Olympiad in Florida

Health officials in Columbia County, Florida, have confirmed that Staphylococcus aureus was the cause of a food poisoning outbreak at the Science Olympiad held at Florida Gateway College in Lake City. At least 30 people were sickened and taken by…

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Clostridium Perfringens Illnesses Common at Holiday Meals

Clostridium perfringens bacteria is ubiquitous in the environment and causes many cases of food poisoning throughout the year in the United States. In fact, two foodborne illness outbreaks at Thanksgiving dinners this year were caused by this bacteria. The outbreak at…

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CDC Investigates Blue Bell Ice Cream Listeria Outbreak

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has published a paper about their investigation into a 2015 outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections (listeriosis) linked to ice cream products that sickened 10 people and killed three. The information is published in…