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Proving Food Poisoning in Austin Is Harder Than You Think
Suffering from food poisoning is something that no one ever wants to experience; unfortunately, many do. When a person gets food poisoning, it is normally because their food has not been properly handled or stored, and various bacteria and viruses get into their system as a result. Some of the more common causes of illness are Salmonella, E.coli, and Listeria. Certain illnesses will take longer to kick in, so it can be quite hard to pinpoint the actual food that caused your poisoning.
If you've been the victim of food poisoning, your claim will probably be considered a defective product claim because the food you were given was, in theory, defective. To win your case, you're going to need to prove that the food you ate was contaminated and that the contamination is what made you ill. It certainly helps when other people have stepped forward to claim they suffered food poisoning from a specific product or restaurant, as well, but you won't always have that kind of back-up. You can do a few things to really help your case:
The best thing you can do is contact an Austin defective product attorney right away to see if you have a case. They will be able to guide you and help you build and win a food poisoning suit. Call Austin firm Straight Law today for a free consultation at 512-454-1331.