… it would be news when bad hygiene killed people.
This salmonella “scare” in chicken meat has reportedly made 278 people sick. Foster Farms Fresh Chicken Causes Salmonella Scare. It is reported to have resulted in no deaths. But it’s news.
Bad hygiene and mistakes in hospitals results in not 70,000 sick people per year – but 70,000 fatalities per year in the USA. Over 1000 fatalites each week.
But that’s not news.