Can I Sue for Food Poisoning?

on July 2nd, 2020

Can I Sue for Food Poisoning?

When you purchase food or drink at a restaurant, store, or other establishment, you expect that it will be prepared properly and safe for you to consume. Unfortunately, not everyone takes care when preparing food for others’ consumption, and when food is tainted by contaminants, it can lead to food poisoning for the consumer. If…

on June 17th, 2018

Food Poisoning and Your Children

You’ve likely experienced mild gastrointestinal upset after eating out at a restaurant or consuming a packaged food product. You may have even experienced serious foodborne illness, and needed medical attention. Most able-bodied, otherwise-healthy adults can fend off these infections, and go on to be okay. However, this is not always the case with children. Our…

on April 7th, 2018

Before You Eat, Do These 4 Things

Most of us don’t think twice before eating, whether we’re at home or out in a restaurant. We should be able to expect clean, safe, and properly-prepared meals, but that isn’t always the case. Food-related illness and injury are more common than you might think, but there are things that you can do to keep…

on February 10th, 2018

Common Causes of Foodborne Illness

Thousands of people will come down with some type of food-related illness each year, and while many of these cases are mild, some of them turn serious. You’ve probably encountered a stomachache or GI distress after eating out at a new restaurant, and whether or not these have ever turned severe or life-threatening, it’s a…

on September 22nd, 2017

Georgia Food Poisoning Cases Plaintiffs may Face More Challenges

Anyone who has suffered from food poisoning can attest to the unpleasant nature of the ordeal. After a person who suffers from food poisoning recovers, he or she may understandably want to pursue damages from a person or business he or she thinks was responsible for the food poisoning. Unfortunately, as a case decided recently…

on June 28th, 2017

5 Simple Ways to Avoid Food Poisoning

You probably eat 3-4 times every day, and likely a variety of different foods from different sources. Over time, this can amount to a significant risk that you will be affected by a foodborne illness. However, while there are some factors that we cannot control, there are many things that we can do to protect…

on April 6th, 2017

Injuries by Foreign Objects in Food

Finding a foreign object in your food can certainly be upsetting and even dangerous depending on the type of object and how you make contact with it. Finding a razor blade or stone in your food after biting into it can be more serious than becoming disgusted after finding a dead bug or other object…

on April 1st, 2017

Food Poisoning Lawsuits: Do You Have A Case?

Millions of people suffer from food poisoning every year, and out of those, thousands require medical treatment, and many cases are fatal. While it’s normal to get a little stomach bug now and then from eating at a restaurant, when your symptoms are serious enough, you may be entitled to seek damages. Filing a claim…

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