Attention Walmart Shoppers: WorldVariety Produce, Inc. is recalling 300 cases of Serrano peppers that may be contaminated by Salmonella bacteria. Salmonella can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Consumers who have purchased recalled Serrano peppers are asked to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Free Serrano Peppers Recall Case Evaluation: If you or a loved one has been sickened with salmonella food poisoning after consuming contaminated peppers included in this recall, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to compensation by filing a lawsuit and we can help.
What’s the problem?
March 18, 2011 - The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) today announced that WorldVariety Produce, Inc. of Los Angeles, CA is now recalling 300 cases of Serrano peppers that were distributed to Walmart stores in Wisconsin, Montana, Utah and Wyoming. The products in question have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella bacteria, and were sold from bulk displays between the dates of March 1, 2011 through March 18, 2011. Consumers who have purchased the affected Serrano peppers are asked to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Salmonella Food Poisoning Symptoms
It takes an extremely small dose of salmonella to cause a serious infection, and the incubation period - the time between ingestion of the bacteria and the onset of symptoms - ranges anywhere from six hours to several days. Signs and symptoms of salmonella food poisoning include ( but are not limited to):
- abdominal cramps
If you’d like to learn more about salmonella poisoning, please visit the Mayo Clinic website for more information.
Do I have a Serrano Peppers Recall Lawsuit?
The Food Poisoning Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in Serrano peppers recall lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new salmonella food poisoning cases in all 50 states.