food poisoning

Are you the victim of food poisoning? Know your rights and contact Bakersfield food safety lawyer Kyle Jones today. 661-833-1090.

Nearly 1 in 6 Americans Suffer from Food Poisoning Every Year

The Law Office of Kyle W. Jones practices Food Safety and Food Poisoning Litigation services as well as Personal Injury and Accident cases in Bakersfield, CA and Kern County.

In regards to the law, someone affected by food poisoning must prove three things to make a successful liability claim:

  • There must be evidence that a food-borne pathogen contaminated the food.
  • The illness was actually caused by the contaminated food.
  • The person was harmed, whether it be physically, mentally and financially by the food poisoning.

This requires the expertise including, but not limited to, medicine, epidemiology, microbiology, sanitation, food safety, and agriculture, etc.

Food poisoning can have serious long-term adverse health effects for months and even years after the original sickness. It’s very important to get help from a professional food safety attorney right away.

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), nearly 48 million people get sick from food poisoning, leading to 128,000 hospitalizations and 3,000 deaths every year.

Don’t let food poisoning leave you with large medical expenses, lost wages due to time off and many other issues.

Signs can include:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Fever
  • Nausea and/or Vomiting
  • Malaise

Food-borne pathogens (bacteria and viruses) that can cause you to get sick:

Contact our office today for a free consultation to find out if you or a loved one has a case. Bakersfield, California’s Personal Injury Attorney Kyle Jones and his team of food safety lawyers will fight for you and we are committed to getting the compensation deserved. Call 661-833-1090 or email Kyle at kylejones@kwjoneslaw.com today.