The following products are subject to recall by Williams Foods LLC, a Lenexa, Kansas-based firm:
- 1 oz. packages Great Value Mild Taco Seasoning Mix - item # 564829444 - UPC 0 78742 24572 0 - best if used by date 07/08/21, 07/09/21.
- 1.25 oz. packages H-E-B Taco Seasoning Mix Reduced Sodium - item # 050215 - UPC 0 41220 79609 0 - best if used by date 7/10/21, 7/11/21, 7/15/21.
Free Confidential Lawsuit Evaluation: If you or a loved one developed symptoms of food poisoning after eating taco seasoning mix, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to compensation by filing a suit and our lawyers can help.
What’s the problem?
The recalled taco seasoning contains cumin spice that was previously recalled by its supplier, Mincing Spice Co., FDA said. The company initiated the recall after some of its product tested positive for salmonella during routine testing by one of Mincing’s customers.
Taco seasoning products affected by the recall were distributed to select grocery stores in the following states and Washington, DC: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WV, WY.
Signs and symptoms of salmonella food poisoning (salmonellosis) include:
- Abdominal cramps
- Blood in the stool
(Courtesy Mayo Clinic)
To date, no salmonella infections or other illnesses have been reported in connection with the recalled products, FDA said. If you purchased any of the items being recalled, you should not use them, and either discard them immediately or return them to the point of purchase for a refund.
Can I File a Class Action?
Although Schmidt & Clark, LLP, is a nationally recognized class action firm, we have decided against this type of litigation when it comes to taco seasoning salmonella cases. Our lawyers feel that if there is a successful resolution to these cases, individual suits, not class actions will be the best way to get maximum payouts to our clients. If you’ve developed a food poisoning illness after eating taco seasoning, we know you’ve suffered emotionally and economically, and want to work with you personally to obtain the maximum compensation for the damages caused by your injuries. Contact us today to learn more about your legal rights.
Do I Have a Taco Seasoning 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 food borne illness lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new salmonella cases in all 50 states.
Free Case Evaluation: Again, if you got seriously ill after eating any of the products mentioned in this article, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a lawsuit and we can help.