Canada Beef Recall

Even Americans Are Getting In On This Massive Lawsuit

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A judge has approved a class-action lawsuit against an Alberta company involved in the largest meat recall in Canada's history.Edmonton law...

One Year Later: Worries Still Linger

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.08.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - It was largely symbolic, but one year after the largest meat recall in Canadian history, the city of Brooks in southeastern Alberta held a c...

Blame Laid For Massive Beef Recall

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - Nearly a year after tainted Alberta beef sickened 18 people, briefly blocked exports to the U.S. and cast doubts on the safety of Canada's fo...

Victims Want Their Cut Of Meat Packer

CBC | Posted 04.17.2013 | Canada Alberta

There are now 75 people from across the country who have joined a $17-million class-action lawsuit against the company that was behind Canada’s larg...

84 Percent Of This Province's Meat Isn't Inspected

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2013 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - Saskatchewan is being told to beef up its meat inspections, but the province's health minister is concerned about changing some standards.Pro...

XL Foods Beef Is Doing Just Fine

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2013 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The fallout from a massive tainted-beef recall was still being felt Tuesday as the Harper government passed legislation aimed at making the f...

XL Foods Beef Starts To Enter Marketplace

CBC | Posted 01.15.2013 | Canada Alberta

The plant at the centre of an extensive beef recall has resumed shipping products for the first time since an E. coli outbreak forced its closure in S...

XL Foods Dumps E.Coli Tainted Meat At Landfill

CBC | Posted 12.21.2012 | Canada Alberta

XL Foods is dumping beef tainted with E.coli into a landfill in Brooks, Alta. The company took about 1.3 million pounds of frozen beef to...

XL Foods Allowed To Partially Re-Open

CP | Posted 10.11.2012 | Canada Alberta

The Alberta plant at the centre of an E. coli scare and massive beef recall is being allowed to resume limited operations under tougher food testing r...

So, What Is Safe To Eat During The Beef Recall?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.10.2012 | Canada Alberta

The ever expanding beef recall in Alberta has raised many concerns about the possibility of consumers contracting E. coli and the health of Canada's ...

Federal Inspectors Begin 'Detailed Assessment'

CBC | Posted 12.09.2012 | Canada Alberta

XL Foods, the plant at the centre of a massive E. coli-related beef recall, says it has addressed all the safety issues and concerns raised by the Can...

How Should A Company Manage A Meat Recall Crisis?

CBC | Posted 12.09.2012 | Canada Business

After a deadly strain of listeria turned up in luncheon meats and other Maple Leaf Foods products in August 2008, the company's CEO did something few ...

XL Foods Beef Made It WHERE Across The Ocean?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.08.2012 | Canada Alberta

The newest addition to Alberta's XL Foods beef recall has crossed an ocean making its way to Hong Kong. Hong Kong’s Centre for Food Safety said that...

Higher Steaks For U.S.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.07.2012 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The U.S. Food Safety Inspection Service has almost tripled its estimate of the amount of recalled beef that was imported from the XL Foods ...

Recall Revives Food Irradiation Concept

CBC | Posted 12.07.2012 | Canada Alberta

Food irradiation could help stem the safety risks that result in massive recalls like the recent one involving Alberta's XL Foods Inc., experts say. ...

5 New E. Coli Cases Linked To Beef Recall

CBC | Posted 12.06.2012 | Canada

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has confirmed that five additional cases — three in Alberta and two in Quebec —have been linked to a specific ...

Recall Expanded Again

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.06.2012 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The number of illnesses linked to beef products from the XL Foods plant in Brooks, Alberta has increased to 10 people from three provinces.Th...

Alberta Meat Plant Didn't Follow Or Update E. Coli Plan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the meat plant at the centre of a major beef recall had a plan to battle E. coli but wasn't followin...

Political Fallout Builds As Beef Recall Grows, AGAIN

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The list of beef products being recalled from Alberta's XL Foods due to possible E. coli contamination grew again early today.The Canadian Fo...

E. Coli: Prevention Is Better Than Cure

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.02.2012 | Canada Alberta

Do you have E. coli? Do you know what to look for? Do you know what to do if you do have it? The Public Health Agency Of Canada can provide some guida...

WATCH: E. Coli Symptoms And Dangers

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.02.2012 | Canada Alberta

The recent recalls from Alberta Beef plant XL Foods have raised concerns about E. coli. There have been five cases of people contracting E. coli in Al...

Huge Beef Recall Expands Across Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2012 | Canada Alberta

Saskatchewan is reporting a spike in E. coli cases but is waiting for lab tests before linking them to the massive beef recall from an Alberta plant.T...

Liberals And NDP Grill Tories Over Beef Recall

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2012 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The Liberals and the NDP tore a strip off the Conservative government Monday over the safety of Canada's meat supply.NDP Leader Tom Mulcair a...

Another Helping Of Recalls

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2012 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency made dozens of additions on Sunday to its list of possibly contaminated beef products which came from an ...

Recall Expanded To Metro, Walmart, Co-op Stores Across Canada

CBC | Posted 11.29.2012 | Canada Alberta

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has expanded its recall of beef packed at a plant in Brooks, Alta., after nine cases of E. coli in Alberta have be...