Category: Food Poisoning

Peanut Butter

Peanut Butter Recall Lawsuit

Our lawyers are investigating potential lawsuits for people who developed a confirmable case of food poisoning from eating recalled peanut butter products.

Yershina Food Poisoning

Types of Food Poisoning – Yersinia

Yersinia food poisoning, also known as yersiniosis, is caused by the Yersinia enterocolitica bacteria. Responsible for close to 4% of diarrhea cases in Northern Europe, it is found far less frequently in the United States. The severity of the food...

Staph Aureus Food Poisoning

Types of Food Poisoning – Staph Aureus

Staph aureus food poisoning occurs when an individual eat foods contaminated by the toxins produced by the Staphylococcus aureus bacteria. This bacteria can be found in the air, in dust, in water, in sewage, on sufaces, on humans, and on...

Shigella Food Poisoning

Types of Food Poisoning – Shigella

Shigella food poisoning is an acute infection caused by the shigella bacteria which affects the lining of the intestines. It causes the disease dysentery, and generally occurs in temperate and tropical climates in areas with overcrowding and poor sanitation. Infection...

Salmonella Food Poisoning

Types of Food Poisoning – Salmonella

Salmonella food poisoning, also known as salmonella enterocolitis, is a diarrheal illness caused by the Salmonella bacteria infecting the lining of the small intestine. It is one of the most common intestinal infections in the United States. The illness can...

Mushroom Poisoning

Types of Food Poisoning – Mushroom Poisoning

Mushroom poisoning results from ingesting toxic substances present in mushrooms. The illness can range from mild discomfort to death. Out of the thousands of varieties of mushrooms, nearly 100 are poisonous to humans, with 15 to 20 varieties being lethal...

Listeria

Listeria Lawsuit

Our lawyers are reviewing potential lawsuits for people who were diagnosed with listeriosis, a serious food poisoning illness caused by the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes.

Fish Poisoning

Types of Food Poisoning – Fish Poisoning

Fish poisoning describes a group of conditions related to the consumption of contaminated fish and seafood. There are three common types of fish poisoning. They include ciguatera poisoning, scombroid poisoning, and various shellfish poisonings. In ciguatera poisoning, a toxin called...

E. coli Food Poisoning Lawsuit

Types of Food Poisoning – E. coli (Escherichia coli bacteria)

E. coli enteritis is caused by the Escherichia coli bacteria invading the intestine and causing an inflammation. The bacteria are found worldwide, living in the intestines of infected humans and animals and transmitted by fecal matter. The bacteria can also...