Clarksburg Toxic Food Product Lawyers
We expect the food we consume to be free of contaminants. In addition, containers should be capable of keeping food safe from spoilage and contamination. If food is stored or handled incorrectly, or if it is kept in defective containers, it does not take much for food to become contaminated with potentially life-threatening substances.
Negligence on the part of people who handle or serve food can put the lives of thousands of people at risk. Companies that choose to sell dangerous products should be held responsible. If you or someone you love has been a victim of food poisoning, you can seek compensation for your medical bills and suffering. Contact the Clarksburg defective food product attorneys of the Law Offices of David W. Frame today at 800-352-9460 to learn more.
Causes of Food Product Contamination
Faulty handling, labeling, or storage of food can lead to contamination. The most common sources of food product and container toxicity include:
- Contaminated Food
- Foodborne Illness
- Mislabeled Food
The producers of food products and containers have an obligation to ensure their products are safe for consumption or use. Although the FDA has inspection standards and penalties for negligent food producers, that is of little use to the victims of food toxicity and their families. Medical expenses from food toxicity can lead to thousands of dollars in debt for something that was not your fault.
If you or a member of your family has become ill from eating poorly made or stored food, you may have grounds for legal action. Our Clarksburg food product defect attorneys can help you seek fair compensation for your medical bills, missed work, and other losses.
If you or someone you love has been harmed by food toxicity because of another person’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills and suffering. To learn more, contact the office of experienced Clarksburg toxic food product lawyer David W. Frame today by calling 800-352-9460.