A recall of nearly 207 million eggs due to possible salmonella contamination has expanded to include brands sold at major retailers including Walmart, Food Lion and Publix grocery stores. At least 22 illnesses have been linked to the eggs, according to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA).
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What’s the Problem?
April 17, 2018 – Rose Acre Farms recalled the eggs — 206,749,248 eggs, to be exact — due to potential contamination with Salmonella Braenderup, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on Monday.
The recalled eggs were distributed to grocery stores and restaurants in Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia, FDA said. Affected products were sold under multiple brand names including Coburn Farms, Country Daybreak, Crystal Farms, Food Lion, Glenview, Great Value, Nelms, and Sunshine Farms. Click on the link above to view a complete list of products being recalled.
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What is Salmonella Braenderup?
Salmonella Braenderup causes serious and sometimes fatal infections, especially in young children, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems. It is generally contracted from contaminated poultry, meat, eggs and water, and affects the intestinal tract.
Signs and Symptoms
- Abdominal pain
If you purchased any eggs affected by the recall, you should not eat them, and either discard them or return them to the point of purchase for a refund. Contact a doctor immediately if you have any of the symptoms listed above.
Do I Have an Egg Recall Class Action Lawsuit?
The Class Action Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in egg recall lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new salmonella infection cases in all 50 states.
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