Yet another frozen chicken product is being recalled from Canadian marketplaces, including in British Columbia.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) announced on January 25 that Crisp and Delicious brand of chicken breast nuggets is being recalled by Sofina Foods for potential Salmonella contamination.
The product is sold in a 1.6 kilogram package with a best before date of 2019 JL 19 and UPC number 0 69299 11703 5.
Anyone who has this product should dispose of it or return it to the place of purhcase.
Food contaminated with Salmonella may not appear or smell spoiled but can still make people sick.
Symptoms can include chills, fever, headaches, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps, or diarrhea.
Young children, elderly people, pregnant women, and those with weakened immune systems may contract serious or potentially fatal infections. Anyone who becomes sick after eating this product should call a doctor.
For more information about Salmonella, visit the Health Canada website.
Since July 2017, the CFIA has posted recalls for several specific raw breaded frozen chicken products due to Salmonella, including nuggets, strips, burgers, popcorn chicken, and chicken fries from brands such as Janes and Loblaw.
For a full list of the recalled products (which includes specific UPC numbers and best-before dates), visit the CFIA website.