July 2012

http___www.esteshatchery.com_chickanimate.gifA total of 76 persons infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Montevideo have been reported from 22 states.

The number of ill persons identified in each state is as follows: Alaska (1), California (2), Colorado (1), Florida (1), Georgia (1), Illinois (2), Indiana (9), Iowa (2), Kansas (10), Kentucky (1), Massachusetts (2), Missouri (24)

Marler Clark, The Food Safety Law Firm, is the nation’s leading law firm representing victims of Salmonella outbreaks. The Salmonella lawyers of Marler Clark have represented thousands of victims of Salmonella and other foodborne illness outbreaks and have recovered over $600 million for clients.  Marler Clark is the only law firm in the nation

Hannaford Stores in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New York and Vermont named as one retail outlet linked to Cargill Meat Solutions recall of 29,339 pounds of fresh ground beef products that may be contaminated with Salmonella Enteritidis.  Twenty were sickened in 2011 by Hannaford ground beef tainted with Salmonella – See, Hannaford Hamburger Ground Beef

A Salmonella outbreak has been linked to a Denny’s Restaurant in Rochester.  Three confirmed cases and one suspected case of Salmonella montevideo are being investigated by Olmsted County Public Health Services and the Minnesota Department of Health.  As of Friday, they had not found a specific food source. They are investigating the possibility that a

Salmonella bacteria have been discovered in a specific ingredient used to make dietary supplements for children, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently reported.

Sedona Labs used a “highly pure food grade powder derived from milk lactose” known as Galactooligosaccharides (GOS) to make its iFlora® Kids Multi-Probiotic®. The company bought GOS from a South Korean

Pacific International Marketing (“Pacific”) is voluntarily recalling 19 cases of bulk Romaine Lettuce sold at Vons and Pavilions stores in California and Nevada due to potential Salmonella contamination. The bulk Romaine Lettuce was sold in bulk produce bins from July 2, 2012 through July 4, 2012. The lettuce heads are banded with a red twist