Chicken Burgers recalled due to Salmonella concerns
Sofina Foods Inc. has recalled Janes brand Pub Style Chicken Burgers from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination.
Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below:
Janes Pub Style Chicken Burgers – Uncooked Breaded Chicken Burgers, 800 g, Outer package:
2019 MA 14 Inner package: 1348M, UPC: 0 69299 12491 0.
If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.
Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.
Food contaminated with Salmonella may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Young children, pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems may contract serious and sometimes deadly infections. Healthy people may experience short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea. Long-term complications may include severe arthritis.
This recall was triggered by findings by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) during its investigation into a foodborne illness outbreak. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products.
The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.
According to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, currently, there are 12 cases of illness in Ontario linked to this outbreak. 13 other cases have been diagnosed in: British Columbia (1), Alberta (3), Saskatchewan (3), Manitoba (1), Quebec (2), New Brunswick (1), Prince Edward Island (1), and Newfoundland and Labrador (1). Two individuals have been hospitalized. No deaths have been reported.
Frozen raw breaded chicken products have been identified as a source of this outbreak.