Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Family of Peanut-Allergic Girl Sues Panera Bread over Peanut Butter in Grilled Cheese Sandwich
The family of a 6-year-old girl who is allergic to peanuts is suing Panera Bread for negligence, based on an incident in which the restaurant added peanut butter to a grilled cheese sandwich despite a warning the girl had a peanut allergy. The restaurant blamed the incident on a language issue. The family heard of a similar incident in a Panera Bread not far from them. The Boston Globe has the story.