The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) says Rosemount Sales and Marketing is recalling Rosemount brand cooked diced chicken meat from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume and distributors, retailers and food service establishments such as hotels, restaurants, cafeterias, hospitals and nursing homes should not sell or use the recalled products described below. They add, this recall was triggered by findings by the CFIA during its investigation into a foodborne illness outbreak, and that they are conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products.
The product being recalled is Rosemount brand – Cooked diced chicken meat in 13 mm by ½”, 4.54 kg packages. With the UPC: 2 06 20263 12454 7 and a packdate 01/21/19.
Check to see if you have recalled products in your fridge and if you find any recalled products, they should be thrown out or returned to the location where they were purchased. If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor. Also, be aware, food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness. Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk.
For further updates or information visit the Canadian Food Inspection Agency Website.