June 2, 2017 — Hilo Fish Co. of Hawaii recalled frozen yellowfin tuna steaks and cubes that were sold in Texas, California, and Oklahoma due to a risk of Hepatitis A.
Hilo Fish Co. imported the recalled tuna from Sustainable Seafood Company in Vietnam and Santa Cruz Seafood in the Philippines. The recall involves the following products:
- Frozen Tuna Steaks (8-oz): Sold in individual vacuum-sealed bags with date code 627152, Lot # 166623, and Expiration Date: 2018-10-01.
- Frozen Yellowfin Tuna Cubes (15-lb): Sold in vacuum-sealed cases with date code 705342, Lot # 173448, and Expiration Date: 2019-04-01.
Consumers may have eaten the recalled tuna in raw sushi, ahi poke, and other uncooked seafood dishes. People who are unvaccinated are at risk of infection with Hepatitis A.
The recall was issued after a product tested positive for Hepatitis A. Infections can cause severe liver inflammation for several months. The symptoms may not appear for up to 6 weeks.
The FDA provided the following list of restaurants, hotels, and food service companies where the recalled tuna was distributed in Texas.
|Central Market Kitchen N||HEB Vendor #15385, AUSTIN, TX|
|Conservatory Plano||6401 Ohio Dr. Plano, TX|
|Hilton Garden Inn||23535 Northgate Crossing, Spring, TX|
|Jack Ryan’s||102 N. College Ave. Tyler, TX|
|Jack Ryan’s||119 N. Longview St. Kilgore, TX|
|Johnny Tamale||4647 E. Sam Houston, Pasadena, TX|
|Myron’s Prime Steakhouse||10003 NW Military Hwy, San Antonio, TX|
|Prestonwood CC||15909 Preston Rd., Dallas, TX|
|Sea Ranch Restaurant||1 Padre Blvd., S Padre Island, TX|
|Sysco East Texas||4577 Estes Pkwy, Longview, TX|
|Sysco Foods Central Texas||1260 Schwab R. New Braunfels, TX|
|Sysco Food Houston||10710 Greens Crossing Blvd, Houston, TX|
|The Schooner||1507 S, Hwy 69, Nederland, TX|
Need a Hepatitis A Lawyer in Texas?
Collen A. Clark is a true advocate for his clients and is passionate about helping Texans that have been injured or wronged.
Collen’s amazing success in the courtroom and well known dedication to his clients has earned him the recognition of his peers as one of The Top Trial Lawyers in Texas.”
The Clark Firm has assembled a team of trial lawyers with more than 100 years experience, participation in over 600 jury trials and $260 million in verdicts and/or settlements. Please use the form below to contact our Texas hepatitis A lawyers for a free lawsuit review.