According to news sources, a recall has been issued for the product Swanson Organic Celery Seed after it was reportedly discovered that it may be potentially contaminated with Salmonella.
The company, Swanson Health Products, has announced the voluntary recall after being notified by the supplier, B & M, Inc., that the product was reportedly contaminated with Salmonella. The recalled product comes in a plastic 1.4 oz. bottle that has UPC 0-8761424048-0 and a Best By Date June, 03. 2013 written on the bottom.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the product to date.
Consumers with the recalled product should stop using it immediately and return it to the company headquarters in Fargo, North Dakota for a full refund. Consumers can also contact the company at 1-877-321-5852 for additional information.
As a Los Angeles personal injury lawyer, I urge you to be mindful of threats from food-borne bacteria. If you have purchased a product that has been identified as a potential risk, return it to your place of purchase and contact the distribution company. If you’ve consumed a contaminated product and are experiencing symptoms, I encourage you to seek medical attention. If you’ve been seriously injured by eating food product, I urge you to contact a product liability lawyer Los Angeles to learn about your legal options.