An Epidemiological Investigation of a Food Poisoning Outbreak among Philippine Workers in an Electronic Factory in Chungli, Taoyuan County, Taiwan

C.H. Chien

1997 Vol.13 NO.3

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Purchasing a large number of boxed lunch has become popular for schools, organizations, factories and companies to consume. However, statistics on food poisoning reported by the Department of Health (1) showed that of the 39 food poisoning outbreaks known of their causes in 1995, 13 (33.3%) were attributed to boxed lunches.