Food hygiene is good for business. The Food Standards Agency has just released a list of the top businesses that achieve Level 5 FSHR. There’s also lots of free information to support their Safer food, Better Business pack. This video is one of their latest offerings. I like it and hope you do too. The success […]
Supermarket fresh chickens are contaminated
In the UK, more than 70% of supermarket fresh chickens are contaminated with Campylobactor. A Food Standards Agency (FSA) investigation found worryingly high levels of contamination with the campylobacter bug, which can cause food poisoning, on chickens being sold across the country. Campylobacter is a type of bacteria thought to be the leading cause of […]
Chinese takeaway owner fined for revolting kitchen-Food Safety Alert
[quote]No-one complained of food poisoning from my shop, so I overlooked it. Hua Long Weng[/quote] The list of failings by Hua Long Weng is absolutely unforgivable. That anyone taking money from customers in exchange for food to eat, could fail in the very basics of food safety for so long, and escape prosecution for four […]
Food safety training? Does Your Business Need It?
Food safety training? Does your business need it? It amazes me that business owners think that they can get away with the food hygiene failings that keep being reported. http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/owner-award-winning-stockport-cafe-fined-8909702 The ultimate sin to commit with regard to food safety is to not have hand washing facilities for the staff. I have, over the years instilled the absolute, […]