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A selection of North American tomato related outbreaks from 1990-2005

30.oct.06, Food Safety Network, FSN Documents

Tomatoes have been linked to 12 outbreaks in North America since 1990

30.oct.06, Food Safety Network, FSN Documents
A selection of North American Tomato related outbreaks from 1990-2005.

Date
Vehicle
Pathogen
Cases
Jun-90
Tomatoes
Salmonella Javiana
176
Jun-93
Tomatoes
Salmonella Montevideo
100
Jan-94
Tomatoes (diced)
Hepatitis A
92
Dec-98
Tomatoes
Salmonella Baildon
77
Oct-00
Cherry tomatoes
Calicivirus
34
May-01
Tomatoes
Shigella flexneri
886
Jul-02
Tomatoes
Salmonella Javiana
141
Jun-04
Tomatoes
Salmonella spp.
429
Jun-04
Tomatoes
S. Braenderup
125
Jul-04
Tomatoes
S. Javiana
7
Sept-06
Tomatoes
Samonella spp.
172
Sept-06
Tomatoes
Salmonella Typhimurium183