According to news sources, a recall has been issued for Market Basket Solid White Albacore Tuna due to the product containing an undeclared soy ingredient.
The company, Market Basket, announced the recall after it was found that the product contained vegetable broth, which contains the soy ingredient. Consumers with severe allergic sensitivity to soy run the risk of serious or even life-threatening risks if they consume the recalled product.
The recalled products have Best By dates August 18, 2014 and August 19,2014.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of the recalled product to date.
Consumers with allergy to soy should stop using the product immediately. Consumers can return the product to the point of purchase for a full refund or contact the company at (800) 756-5781 for additional information.
As a Los Angeles product liability attorney, I’ve seen recalls of this kind in the past and know the severity of the hazards they entail. I hope this information can help raise awareness about this recalled product. If you or a loved one has been injured through the use or consumption of a defective product, speak with a personal injury attorney Los Angeles to learn about the legal options available to you.