Posted: July 22, 2019
Ready-To-Eat Chicken Fritter Products
Tyson Foods, Inc., a New Holland, Pa. establishment,
is recalling approximately 190,757 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken fritter
products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically hard
frozen ready-to-eat chicken fritter items were produced on February 28, 2019.
products subject to recall bear establishment number “P-1325” inside the USDA
mark of inspection. The recalled items were shipped to institutional
foodservice locations nationwide and were not packaged for retail sale.
FSIS was notified of the problem on
June 5, 2019, when Tyson Foods, Inc. advised FSIS of three consumer complaints
from schools of foreign material in the breaded chicken fritter product. Tyson
Foods, Inc. distributed the product to institutions, including schools. While
the product was distributed to schools, it resulted from a commercial sale and
was not part of food provided by the USDA for the National School Lunch Program.
There have been no confirmed reports
of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned
about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.
FSIS is concerned that some product
may be in food service freezers. Food service locations who have purchased
these products are urged not to serve them. These products should be thrown
away or returned to the place of purchase.