Giant Eagle Recalls Onions Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination.
Giant Eagle is voluntarily recalling several types of onions and any prepared foods that contain onions due to possible salmonella contamination.
The recall includes bulk or individual Spanish onions, white onions, and red onions that were purchased on or after June 6, 2020.
The recall for prepared foods is for any products purchased since July 25, 2020. To see the full list of prepared foods, visit Giant Eagle’s website.
Giant Eagle urges anyone who has bought the recalled onions or prepared foods to dispose of them. Customers can bring their receipts to Giant Eagle for a full refund.
Salmonella is a bacteria that can cause a serious infection. The elderly, children and those with weak immune systems can have serious and even fatal complications.
Recovering compensation after an injury or illness from a defective product
If you can prove that your food poisoning or food-related illness or injury was caused by a contaminated or misbranded food product, you may be able to pursue a product liability claim against the business that sold or prepared that food product. You should also contact your local health department to report the incident.
A claim against the negligent business or manufacturer for food poisoning or food-related illness or injury will seek recovery of medical bills, lost wages, out of pocket expenses, and pain and suffering.
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