Bernard Matthews Turkey Dinosaur Candy Recall [UK]


Bernard Matthews Turkey Dinosaur Candy Recall [UK]

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UK FlagUK/London: Bernard Matthews, a Birmingham, West Midlands establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Turkey Dinosaur Confectionery products due to suspected metal fragment contamination and consequential risk of choking, oral injury, internal ingestion and GI tract laceration damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

FSA: http://ht.ly/RCR830pLhE9

Direct link: https://www.food.gov.uk/news-alerts/alert/fsa-prin-47-2019

Additional information:
The UK Food Standards Agency (“FSA”) reports the following Confectionery products are subject to recall:

  • Bernard Matthews 9 Turkey Dinosaurs, sold in 450 gram (~one pound) plastic bags with batch/lot codes including L19QGG3, L19QGG4, L19QHG3 and L19QHG4, a best-before end date of November 2020 and a barcode/EAN of 5010236116685.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Turkey Dinosaur Confectionery products can be found on the Web site above.

According to the FSA, the recall Candy products may contain metal fragments. You should neither serve nor consume the recalled Turkey Dinosaur Confectionery products identified above.

In general, if bone, glass, metal, plastic and/or rubber fragments are ingested, they could cut the mouth, stomach or other parts of the GI tract, cause intestinal perforation or serious infection and possibly require surgical intervention for their safe removal.

==> 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 Turkey Dinosaur Confectionery products, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, return the Candy to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-9-9, your closest hospital A&E or emergency centre equipped to properly treat choking and/or internal lacerations.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Turkey Dinosaur Confectionery products, please search for “confectionery” or more generically, “candy” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Metal Fragment contamination, please search for “metal” or more generically, “fragment” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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More information about this recall:
FSA Ref: FSA-PRIN-47-2019
Recalls Direct RIN: 12196-2019
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