Morrisons recalls Peppered Beef Slices because of the presence of Listeria
February 20, 2017 Leave a comment
Morrisons is recalling a batch of Peppered Beef Slices because Listeria monocytogenes has been found in the product.
Product: Ready to Eat Peppered Beef Slices
Pack size: 150g
‘Use By’ date: 21 February 2017
No other Morrisons products are known to be affected.
The presence of Listeria monocytogenes in the product(s) listed. Symptoms caused by this organism can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache or pain, chills, feeling or being sick and diarrhoea. However, in rare cases, the infection can be more severe, causing serious complications, such as meningitis.
Some people are more vulnerable to listeria infections, including those over 65 years of age, pregnant women and their unborn babies, babies less than one month old and people with weakened immune systems.
If you have bought the above product do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.