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Vegetables Sold at Walmart, Target and Trader Joe’s Recalled for Possible Listeria Contamination.
Mann Packing has issued a recall on more than 100 vegetable products due to a possible listeria contamination. The recalled products were sold nationwide at retailers including Walmart, Target and Trader Joe’s to name a few.
What is being recalled:
All packages have a “Best If Enjoyed By” date of October 11, 2019, to November 16, 2019.
The packaged vegetables were sold under a variety of brand names, including Mann’s, HEB, Del Monte, Hungryroot, Marketside, O Organics, Signature Farms, Sysco and Trader Joe’s.
Over 100 different types of vegetables are involved in the recall; from vegetable trays to salads. To see the full list, click here.
Consumers who purchased the recalled products are urged to not eat the affected products and to return them for a full refund.
The recall came after Mann Packaging was notified of the potential listeria contamination from the FDA.
So far there have been no reports of illness due to the consumption of these products.
Recovering compensation after an injury 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.
If you or someone you know have been injured or diagnosed with food poisoning due to a contaminated or misbranded food product, call Berger and Green at 412-661-1400 to schedule a free consultation with a personal injury lawyer in Pittsburgh today.