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Restaurant Food Poisoning! 7 Reasons You Should Sue

Restaurant food poisoning is a painful and embarrassing experience that millions of people experience each year. It occurs when a person eats something that has become contaminated with enough bacteria to manifest an illness. Food poisoning can cause symptoms such as vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, shakes, dehydration and the like. It can land a person in the hospital or cause death in extreme situations. Many food poisoning victims can seek legal aid and sue the establishment that gave them the food. The following are seven reasons to sue the restaurant if you have suffered a case of food poisoning:

  1. It Exercises Rights

One reason to sue someone after a food poisoning episode is that you have the right to do such. Most food poisoning cases occur because of neglect. Either someone didn’t refrigerate the food properly, someone let other food items mix with sensitive food items, or someone didn’t cook something to perfection. The judge may see any of these situations as neglect, and you have a right to personal injury compensation when neglect occurs.

  1. It Covers Lost Work Wages

The compensation that you receive from a personal injury suit can cover your lost work wages. You will receive pay back for any days that you lost while you were ill.

  1. It Covers Medical Expenses

Hospital visits and doctor’s visits can easily get into thousands of dollars. Personal injury compensation can cover such bills.

  1. It Relieves Stress

You will not have to worry about how you will pay for your household bills if you sue. The settlement that Pritzker Law gets for you will cover such bills.

  1. It Alerts the Public

The public will find out about the food poisoning unless the attorney handles the case out of court. The public can then stay on its toes about whether or not to use that business again.

  1. It Enlightens the Establishment

A personal injury suit brings to light the improper handling of food. It may cause the company to change its safety or health procedures and monitor its employees more closely. The suit may end up serving the community and the establishment in a positive way.

  1. It Pleases the Attorney

Personal injury attorneys love having the opportunity to assist neglect victims. The personal injury attorney will be delighted to defend your rights and try to get the guilty organization to compensate you for the misery that you have endured. Personal injury specialists are compassionate people who want to see your life return to its previous level of happiness and security.

You can schedule an appointment with a compassionate attorney by dialing the number or completing a brief online form. Someone will speak with you right away.

This article is from Lizzie Weakley, a freelance writer from Columbus, Ohio. She went to college at The Ohio State University where she studied communications. She enjoys the outdoors and long walks in the park with her four-year-old husky Snowball.

Bob Kraft

I am a Dallas, Texas lawyer who has had the privilege of helping thousands of clients since 1971 in the areas of Personal Injury law and Social Security Disability.

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The title of this blog reflects my attitude toward those government agencies and insurance companies that routinely mistreat injured or disabled people. As a Dallas, Texas lawyer, I've spent more than 45 years trying to help those poor folk, and I have been frustrated daily by the actions of the people on the other side of their claims. (Sorry if I offended you...)

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