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Macadamia nut products recalled over Salmonella risk

Posted on September 2, 2015 9:11 am under Defective Food Product

A nationwide recall has been issued by Massachusetts-based Sid Wainer and Son after learning that its Jansal Valley brand Raw Macadamia Nuts might be contaminated with Salmonella, according to a report issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Tuesday, August 25.

The affected products are packed in a plastic bag labeled as Jansal Valley Raw Macadamia Nuts and bear a Lot code of 469566. The recalled food items were made available in different retail outlets nationwide and through mail orders.

Salmonella can cause serious, sometimes even fatal medical complications especially to the elderly, young children, and those with weak immune systems.

Food poisoning caused by contaminated food products may result in hospitalization, hefty medical bills, and lost time at work. If you have been harmed by a defective food item, you might be eligible to seek compensation from the food manufacturer responsible for your unnecessary suffering. Consult with our team at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® by calling our Milwaukee office at (414) 271-0900 today and learn more about the legal options available to you.