Food poisoning generally occurs when someone consumes food that is contaminated with pathogens. Illnesses can occur as the result of viruses, parasites, toxins or chemicals. A variety of food poisoning types exist -- and some can lead to serious health consequences like kidney failure. Before all else, a food poisoning victim should seek immediate medical attention.
After getting medical help, a victim of food poisoning can think about filing a products liability lawsuits against food producers. Here's how that works: