The Food and Drug Administration continues using import alerts to enforce U.S. food safety regulations for food from foreign countries. The agency updates and modifies the alerts as needed.

Recent modifications to FDA’s import alerts, as posted by the agency, are listed below.

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Continue Reading FDA increases controls on imported seafood, cantaloupe and canned foods

The Food and Drug Administration continues using import alerts to enforce U.S. food safety regulations for food from foreign countries. The agency updates and modifies the alerts as needed.

Recent modifications to FDA’s import alerts, as posted by the agency, are listed below. 

Click here to go to the FDA

Continue Reading FDA steps up import enforcement on Mexican cantaloupe and certain seafood

Canadian officials have posted their final update on a Salmonella outbreak traced to cantaloupe, adding two deaths to the toll.

There were 190 laboratory-confirmed cases of Salmonella Soahanina, Sundsvall, Oranienburg, and Newport illnesses associated with the nationwide outbreak. Sixty-eight patients were hospitalized, and nine died.

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Continue Reading Final tally shows nine dead in Canada from Salmonella outbreak traced to cantaloupe

The Salmonella outbreak traced to cantaloupe that sickened more than 400 and killed six in the Unites States has been declared over.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention closed its investigation today, as did the Food and Drug Administration. The outbreak stretched across 44 states and sickened 407 people.

Continue Reading Salmonella outbreak traced to cantaloupe over in U.S.; investigation ongoing in Canada

— OPINION —

During my time at Marler Clark, I have had the chance to witness and work on some of the most tragic and profoundly disturbing foodborne illness outbreaks our firm has encountered. 

Here are a few of the recent, particularly alarming outbreaks—some of which I had extensive

Continue Reading The Litigated Dish: Recounting the most startling recent foodborne illness outbreaks

The Food and Drug Administration continues using import alerts to enforce U.S. food safety regulations for food from foreign countries. The agency updates and modifies the alerts as needed.

Recent modifications to FDA’s import alerts, as posted by the agency, are listed below. 

Click here to go to the FDA

Continue Reading FDA steps up enforcement activities on imported cantaloupe and other foods

The number of sick people in an outbreak of Salmonella infections traced to cantaloupe is growing in Canada.

There are now 164 laboratory confirmed patients, up from 129 patients reported on Dec. 7 by the Public Health Agency of Canada. One more person has died, bringing the total number of

Continue Reading Cantaloupe outbreak in Canada kills another person; patient list continues to grow