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Victim of Shigella Poisoning?

Shigella Outbreak in San Jose

Contact a Food Poisoning Attorney Today

One of the most serious and potentially fatal sicknesses a person can contract from eating tainted food is a Shigella infection. If you have become sick with Shigella after eating at Mariscos San Juan restaurant in San Jose, you may be entitled to receive monetary compensation with the help of a knowledgeable food poisoning lawyer from Caputo & Van Der Walde.

Contact us online or call (800) 900-0863 to request a confidential and free case evaluation today!

What is a Shigella Infection?

Shigella can easily be contracted and spread as a result of unsanitary food handling practices, usually due to improper handwashing techniques following restroom usage. Eating food or drinking water that is contaminated with Shigella bacteria can cause you to contract the illness and exhibit various debilitating symptoms.

Symptoms of a Shigella infection include:

  • Severe diarrhea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Bloody stools
  • High fever
  • Dehydration

If you or a loved one has experienced these symptoms after eating at Mariscos San Juan, it is imperative that you seek medical attention as soon as possible. Shigella can potentially be fatal, especially in young children and elderly patients. Once you have gotten appropriate medical care, contact an experienced attorney from our firm as soon as possible. We can examine your situation and help determine if you have a case.

With our help, you may be able to recover the following damages:

  • Pain and suffering
  • Medical expense
  • Lost wages
  • Lost earning potential

Call (800) 900-0863 Today for Aggressive Representation

When restaurant workers are careless, innocent people can get hurt. Food vendors need to be held accountable for their actions, and Caputo & Van Der Walde is up to the task. The San Jose personal injury lawyers from our firm have been helping afflicted northern California residents for decades, recovering millions of dollars on behalf of our clients throughout our careers.

We understand the suffering you must be going through, and we are ready to fight for your rights and seek to recover the largest settlement possible for your troubles.

Make sure your rights are protected – contact our firm today.

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