Dole Food Company is issuing a food recall on their bagged salad. The specific bagged salad that is being recalled is called Seven Lettuces Salad. Recently, a random sample testing of the salad was conducted in New York and it came up positive for Salmonella, prompting the recall.
Bagged Salad Products Recalled
The bags of salad that are affected by this recall have a UPC code of 71430 01057 and product codes of 0577N089112A and 0577N089112B. The bagged salad also has a use by date of April 11, 2012 stamped on the upper right hand corner of the package.
As of yet, no illnesses have been reported. If anyone has a bag of salad that has been affected by the recall, it is urged that you throw it out.
Salmonella Poisoning Symptoms
Salmonella poisoning can be severe or life threatening to children, the elderly and pregnant women. Some symptoms of salmonella are diarrhea, fever and abdominal cramps within 72 hours of eating contaminated foods.
If you or a loved one has been the victim of a food borne illness, or if you have any questions about a salmonella outbreak in your state, contact the personal injury lawyers at Mazow/McCullough, P.C. for a free consultation. You can contact us at 978-744-8000 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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