Canadian Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Frozen Chicken Keeps Growing
Public Health Agency of Canada and The Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Health Canada announced that the Salmonella outbreak in Canada that is linked to frozen breaded raw chicken and other raw chicken products has now grown to include 555 sick as of March 1, 2019. So far, twelve products have been recalled in association with this outbreak. The provinces affected are: British Columbia (42), Alberta (84), Saskatchewan (18), Manitoba (27), Ontario (201), Quebec (115), New Brunswick (28), Nova Scotia (18), Prince Edward Island (6), Newfoundland and Labrador (12), Northwest Territories (1), Yukon (1), and Nunavut (2). Ninety-two people have been hospitalized because they are so ill. No Name Chicken Nuggets, Uncooked, Club Pack (2 kg)is responsible for one outbreak involving 19 people sick in 6 provinces; they got sick between December 2018 and February 2019. A second outbreak resulted in 61 people sick in 10 provinces; they got sick between June 2018 and February 2019. The products associated with the outbreak include Crisp & Delicious Chicken Breast Nuggets. @ https://foodpoisoningbulletin.com/2019/salmonella-outbreak-frozen-chicken-canada/
Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Frozen Chicken in Canada Grows Again
The Salmonella outbreak that is linked to frozen raw breaded chicken and other chicken products in Canada has grown to 555 sick.