Foodborne Illness Outbreak Database

This database provides summaries of significant food and water related outbreaks occurring since 1984 caused by E. coli, Salmonella, Hepatitis A, Campylobacter and other pathogens. Read more »

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April 19 2019 Outbreak of Salmonella Reading Infections at a Private Event, Washington

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle:
  • Turkey

Public Health Seattle King County (PHSKC) investigated an outbreak of Salmonella Reading infections associated with a private event held on April 20, 2019. Multiple potluck items were brought by party attendees. Assorted smoked and barbecued meat was…Read More »

November 17 2017-2019 Multistate and Canadian Outbreak of Salmonella Reading Linked to Raw Turkey Products

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle:
  • Turkey, ground

In July 2018 the CDC announced an investigation of infections with Salmonella Reading. The last outbreak update was issued on April 30, 2019. There were 358 people diagnosed with the outbreak strain. Forty-two states and the District of Columbia repo…Read More »

August 09 2009 Outbreak of Salmonella Reading, Unknown Vehicle, Hawaii

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

A confirmed outbreak of Salmonella Reading occurred in Hawaii. Neither the exposure location or the vehicle of infection were described.…Read More »

October 90 1990 Outbreak of Salmonella Reading Linked to Turkey at a Hospital Cafeteria, Connecticut

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle:
  • Poultry, Turkey

Improperly thawed and cooked turkey was the cause of an outbreak of Salmonella Reading at a Connecticut hospital cafeteria. Turkey salad, turkey sandwiches, and chef's salad with turkey were served in the hospital cafeteria and were on the inpatient …Read More »

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