If you spend some time looking around the Legal Examiner, you will find hundreds of articles about various issues with food. Search "Food Safety" and you will find all sorts of alerts. The peanut butter salmonella issue was covered from a number of angles. If you look under the toxic substances tab, you will see the many different issues we specifically have looked at from the Minnesota perspective. Usually, there is death or serious illness involved with the stories.
But, today it is great to be looking at a great website that hopefully will help cut down on the need for future stories. Yet another example of what a difference an administration makes with the way the FDA is handled. We are seeing signs of actual action on food from overseas, forcing companies to pay for hurting people, and information that helps the consumer, instead of taking rights away.
The site has email alerts and an RSS feeder, which will make it easier for people to get information. Hopefully, more and more people will find the site and use it for vital health information.
If you suffer from food poisoning, you need to get immediate medical care. If it continues or there are long term affects, you should contact an attorney concerning the problem. Early investigation can include the collection of samples, checking for health alerts, and the proper notifying of those who caused the problem.
A founding partner with Bradshaw & Bryant, Mike Bryant has always fought to find justice for his clients—knowing that legal troubles, both personal injury and criminal, can be devastating for a family. Voted a Top 40 Personal Injury "Super Lawyer" multiple years, Mr. Bryant has also been voted one of the Top 100 Minnesota "Super Lawyers" four times.