According to news sources, a recall has been issued for Winn-Dixie Brand Italian Green Beans after it was found that the product contained in-shell peanuts.
The company, Winn-Dixie, has issued the recall after the discovery of peanuts being mixed in with the green beans. The recalled product has a UPC code 2114021236 and a Best By date 09/14. The company said that it was investigating the issue.
Consumers with an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts can potentially experience severe or even life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume the product.
There have been no reports of illness associated with the consumption of the recalled product to date.
Consumers with sensitivity to peanuts should stop using the recalled product immediately and contact the company at 866.946.6349 for a full refund.
As a Los Angeles personal injury attorney, I’ve seen recalls of this kind in the past and understand the risks they entail for unsuspecting consumers. I hope that by supplying this information consumers will have an opportunity to learn more 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 product liability lawyer Los Angeles to learn about the legal options available to you.