Food Safety News…

  • Thu, 01 Jun 2023 06:18:50 +0000: Publisher’s Platform: Offer Hepatitis A Vaccines – an offer you can’t refuse - Food Safety News

    Hardly a week goes by that there is not yet another announcement of a hepatitis A positive employee putting co-workers, customers and the restaurant brand at risk. There have been illnesses, deaths, thousands of customers have had to stand in long lines to get preventative vaccines, some restaurants have shuttered and there certainly have been... Continue Reading

  • Thu, 01 Jun 2023 04:05:00 +0000: Senate child labor oversight looks to be a rehash of the mostly known information - Food Safety News

    — ANALYSIS — Congress is putting a toe in the nation’s child labor scandal but its action looks to be more about re-visiting old ground than opening new investigations. A so-called “oversight effort” led by Democrat Sens. Bob Menendez and Cory Booker is underway to extract information from the companies that used Packers Sanitation Services... Continue Reading

  • Thu, 01 Jun 2023 04:04:00 +0000: Salmonella outbreak traced to backyard poultry sickens more than 100 so far this year - Food Safety News

    An outbreak of Salmonella infections traced to backyard poultry flocks has sickened 104 people, resulting in 27 hospitalizations, according to an update from the CDC. Those sick range in age from 2 months to 83 years. Epidemiologic data of the three Salmonella outbreak serotypes —Braenderup, Enteritidis and Infantis — show that contact with backyard poultry... Continue Reading

  • Thu, 01 Jun 2023 04:03:00 +0000: Authorities bust Lithuanian group accused of selling expired food; millions of products involved - Food Safety News

    Law enforcement authorities have dismantled a Lithuanian group accused of putting expired food products with altered labeling back on the market. The operation involved Eurojust and Europol, plus agencies in Lithuania, Estonia, France, and Germany. Active since early 2021, the organized crime group is believed to have purchased millions of expiring or expired food products... Continue Reading

  • Thu, 01 Jun 2023 04:01:00 +0000: INFOSAN workload steady in early 2023 - Food Safety News

    Salmonella continued to lead incidents involving a global food safety network, according to the latest data. The International Food Safety Authorities Network (INFOSAN) was part of 47 alerts from January to March 2023, which is the same number as from October through December 2022. There were 28 incidents in the first quarter of 2023 involving a... Continue Reading