Locations in Cleveland and Chardon


Auto, Truck, & Vehicle Injury Lawyers
Car & Truck Accident Lawyers
Uber/Lyft Accidents
Hit and Run Accidents
ATV Accidents
Texting and Distracted Drivers
Drunk Drivers/Dram Shop Cases
Traffic Violations
Red Light
Stop Sign
Failure to Yield
Motorcycle & Bicycle Accident Lawyers
Pedestrian Injury Lawyers
Airplane/Aviation Injuries
Boat/Marine Accidents
Personal Watercraft/Jet-Skis
Scuba Diving
Personal Injury Lawyers
Wrongful Death Lawyers
Severe Injuries
Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyers
Spinal Cord Injuries
Nursing Home Injury Lawyers
Dog Bite Lawyers
Industrial and Construction Injuries
Slip, Trip and Fall
Premises Liability
Falling Merchandise
Negligent Landlords
Dangerous Driveways and Sidewalks
Amusement Park/Carnival Injuries
Negligent Security
Work Place Injuries
Product Liability Lawyers
Park to Reverse/Rollaway Accidents
Roof Crush/Rollover
Defective or Dangerous Airbags
Defective Seat Belt
Seat Failure/Collapse
Defective Tires
Car Fires
Dangerous Drugs
Medical Devices
Construction and Factory Equipment
Recreational Equipment
Lawn and Garden Equipment
Product Recalls
Baby Seats
E-Cigs/Vaping Pen Injury Lawyers
Malpractice Lawyers
Medical Malpractice Lawyers
Birth Trauma
Cerebral Palsy
Erbs Palsy
Brachial Plexus
Wrongful Death
Injuries to the Mother
Surgical Errors
Nursing Errors
Failure/Delay in Diagnosis
Emergency Room Mistakes
Anesthesia Errors
Spinal Cord Injuries
Brain Injury
Nursing Home Negligence Lawyers
Nursing Home Abuse Lawyers
Nursing Home Neglect Lawyers
Wandering Away/Elopement
Medication Errors
Bedsores and Pressure Sores
Pharmacy/Medication Errors
Legal Malpractice
Workers Compensation Lawyers
Factory Injuries
Chemical Exposure
Construction Injuries
Motor Vehicle Crashes
Slip and Fall
Occupational Disease
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Social Security Disability
Social Security Disability (SSD)
Supplemental Security Income (SSI)


Foodborne Illnesses

Restaurants and food processing or packaging businesses put consumers at risk when they allow contaminated food into the marketplace.  Over the past several years, listeria, salmonella, and E. coli outbreaks have occurred with alarming frequency and those who suffer food poisoning or worse deserve to hold the responsible parties liable.

If you or your loved one suffered food poisoning or contracted a foodborne illness, contact a product liability attorney at Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA to discuss your potential claims and remedies.  While listeria, salmonella, and E. coli are among the most well-known causes of foodborne illness, our attorneys can help if you are affected by any of the more than 200 foodborne illnesses recognized by the Center for Disease Control.

Dangerous Conditions Put Lives at Risk

Chief among the causes of food contamination is a lack of proper sanitation.  Failing to maintain a clean preparation, processing, or packaging environment leads to the growth and spread of bacteria, viruses, and toxins.  These invisible germs can lead to violent sickness, long-term health issues, and even death.

While any person who consumes contaminated food may develop a foodborne illness, certain individuals are more likely to suffer serious symptoms of food poisoning.  Those with at particular risk of suffering from foodborne illnesses are:

  • Small children
  • Older adults
  • Diabetics
  • Pregnant women
  • Immunocompromised individuals

If you or a family member suffered serious injury, illness, or loss of life after consuming contaminated food, call or e-mail our product liability law firm now to schedule a consultation.