For more information on the Salmonella Outbreak linked to Si Casa Flores, to speak to a Salmonella Lawyer, or to inquire about a Salmonella Lawsuit, call 1-888-335-4901.
Si Casa Flores Salmonella Lawyer Update: Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Mexican Restaurant in Oregon.
A salmonella outbreak was announced by Josephine County Public Health in Grants Pass, Oregon. Health officials announced that the outbreak may be potentially linked to the restaurant Si Casa Flores in 202 N.E. Beacon Drive in Grants Pass. The local health department took notice of the outbreak after a cluster of Salmonella cases was reported, two individuals linked to the outbreak required hospitalization. Local and State officials have stated that 2 other restaurants owned by the Si Casa Flores Corporation may be linked to the outbreak as well, due to the shared ingredient’s between the restaurants.
The 3 Si Casa Flores Corporation restaurants believed to be linked to the outbreak are:
• Si Casa Flores (202 N.E. Beacon Drive)
• Si Casa Express (401 N.W. F St.)
• Xpress Trailer (502 Union Ave.)
Local health department officials conducted an on-site inspection at the Si Casa facility and collected 17 specimens for laboratory testing. The results of the laboratory testing have yet to be disclosed to the public however customers who have dined at any of the 3 restaurants from June 25th through July 7thare advised to stay vigilant for symptoms of salmonella. Health officials in Oregon have set up an online survey for customers who dined at any of the 3 restaurants to gather information needed to assist in an attempt to identify the source of infection. Consumers who dined at the restaurant can complete the survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DJQTN8D.
The Josephine County Public Health has stated that they are currently working with Si Casa Flores Corporation to investigate the salmonella outbreak. The number of people affected by the outbreak has not been announced yet, but the local health department is continuing to gather information. Information is needed from both sick and well customers to identify food items associated with the illness. Those experiencing symptoms should contact their primary care physician.
Salmonella bacterium causes one of the most common intestinal infections in the United States, salmonellosis. Those affected by salmonella infection experience diarrhea, fever, and stomach cramps. Salmonella bacteria multiply at an alarming rate which can cause symptoms to begin six hours to six days after infection and last four to seven days.
“A Salmonella infection is usually diagnosed by a positive culture from a stool sample of the infected person. In more severe illnesses, Salmonella bacteria can sometimes be detected in a contaminated person’s blood or urine.”
For more information on the Salmonella Outbreak linked to Si Casa Flores, to speak to a Salmonella Lawyer, or to inquire about a
, call 1-888-335-4901.