The DTLA Law Group is currently investigating possible class action and single party claims against the manufacturers of Sprouted Chia Seed Power. According to officials for the CDC
and United Stated Product Safety Commission Salmonella Newport and Salmonella Hartford strains of the virus have been linked to Organic Sprouted Chia Powder. Local official are investigating a7 confirmed cases of salmonella poisoning. States where cases of Salmonella linked to the product include Arizona, California, New York, Utah, Florida, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.
Detecting Exposure to Salmonella – Signs of Symptoms of Food Poisoning
There are several significant indications of salmonella contractions. Some of the most prevalent signs and symptoms are provided below. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms seek medical attention as soon as possible…
- Severe diarrhea
- Abdominal pain and cramping
- Other more severe cases of salmonella can result in nerve damage, neuropathy, and guillain barre syndrome.
Strict Liability for Food Poisoning Claims – Wining Your Case in the Court of Law
There are several causes of action which can be implemented in order to prove fault in food poisoning claims.
1. Negligence theory cause of action
: The at fault party breached its duty of care to resulting in significant harm to the plaintiff.
2. Breach of warranty
: An implied warranty that the purchased product is generally safe and thus devoid of potentially harmful substances.
3. Strict Liability
: Product based cause of action showing that the foodstuff was defective and unreasonably dangerous for common use.
Steps to Take to Protect Your Legal Rights to Compensation
Despite what the manufacturers and distributors of a defective product might tell you, there are several important steps you should follow in order to protect your legal rights.
1. Seek medical treatment for salmonella contraction as possible. Ask for a testing of salmonella poisoning be conducted.
2. Contact your local health department and advise them of the salmonella diagnosis that its link to the defective product.
3. Do not return or replace the product. This is important evidence which needs to be used to protect your legal rights.
4.Do not alter or throw away any evidence including the product itself as well as receipts of the purchased item.
FREE Legal Consultation Available for Victims
: If you or a loved one have contracted salmonella due to the use of consumption of the organic sprouted Chia see powder and have any questions concerning your legal right to compensation feel free to contact our law offices. All consultations with our attorneys are confidential and free of charge.