Chicken Burgers Recalled due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

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Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling certain no name brand Chicken Burgers from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

PRODUCT RECALL
CANADIAN FOOD INSPECTION AGENCY
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Food Recall Warning – Certain no name brand Chicken Burgers recalled due to Salmonella

Recall date: June 2, 2018
Reason for recall: Microbiological – Salmonella
Hazard classification: Class 1
Company / Firm: Loblaw Companies Limited
Distribution: National
Extent of the distribution: Retail

Recall details

Ottawa, June 2, 2018 – Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling certain no name brand Chicken Burgers from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
no name Chicken Burgers kg Outer package: 2019 FE 06
Inner package: 0378M
0 60383 16636 6

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled product 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.

Background

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. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

The Public Health Agency of Canada is investigating an outbreak of human illness. Please refer to the Public Health Notice for further details on this active outbreak investigation.