Rosemount Cooked Diced Chicken Recall [Canada]


Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Logo - Rosemount Sales & MarketingRosemount Sales and Marketing, a Waterloo, Ontario establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Cooked Diced Chicken Meat products due to suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination and consequential risk of Gram-positive bacterial infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

CFIA: http://ht.ly/grp430poGPY

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2019/70801r-eng.php

Additional information:
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Cooked Diced Chicken Meat products are subject to this recall:

  • Rosemount branded Cooked Diced Chicken Meat 13 mm – 1/2″ (#16305), sold in 4.54 kilogram packages with a pack date of 01/21/19 and a UPC of 2 06 20263 12454 7

According to the CFIA, the Public Health Agency of Canada (“PHAC”) is collaborating with Canadian provincial public health partners, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Health Canada to investigate an outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections involving three provinces: specifically, British Columbia, Manitoba and Ontario. You should neither serve nor consume the recalled Chicken products identified above.

As of August 18, 2019, there were seven (7) confirmed cases of Listeria monocytogenes illness in the three (3) provinces: British Columbia (1 case), Manitoba (1 case) and Ontario (5 cases). Individuals became sick between November 2017 and June 2019 and six (6) individuals have been hospitalized. Individuals who became ill range in age between 51 and 97 years of age. Although the number of cases is comparatively small and may not be representative of the overall outbreak population, the majority of known cases (86%) are women.

==> You can learn more about this outbreak by visiting the PHAS Web site here: https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/public-health-notices/2019/outbreak-listeria-infections-cooked-diced-chicken.html.

==> For information about Listeriosis (Listeria poisoning), please consult the “Illnesses” tab on this site, located at the top of this page.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Cooked Diced Chicken Meat products, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store or other outlet where you purchased them for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to handle bacterial poisonings such as Listerosis.

If you have any questions about this recall, please complete the following Web-based enquiry form from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, available here: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/report-a-concern/contact-us/eng/1390269985112/1390346078752.

You can also reach the CFIA toll-free at 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and US) or 1-613-773-2342 (local or international) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time. If you are a member of the working press/media, you can reach the CFIA at 1-613-773-6600 or by e-mail at cfia.media.acia@canada.ca.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Cooked Diced Chicken Meat, please search for “chicken” or more generically, “poultry” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination, please search for “Listeria” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Rosemount Sales and Marketing, please search for “Rosemount” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CFIA reference number: 13132
Recalls Direct RIN: 11941-2019
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