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Training Tip: Maintaining A Cleaning Schedule
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Cleaning is an essential part of food safety in a food service establishment. If your facility is not cleaned properly, customers could get sick, pests could enter and infest your establishment, and many more undesirable consequences will likely occur. Some tasks, such as cleaning a meat slicer or sweeping under equipment, may inadvertently be forgotten […]
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Training Tip: Double Handwashing
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Restrooms are notorious for harboring pathogens, and the restrooms at restaurants are no different. When food workers use the restroom, they are instructed to wash their hands in the restroom sink and then wash them again at a handwashing sink before continuing their duties. This practice is called double handwashing. Double handwashing is like an […]
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Texas Food Handlers—Train by September 1, 2016
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All hourly food handlers in Texas will need to obtain food safety training before September 1, 2016. The Texas Food Establishment Rule (TFER) 228 mandates that “all food employees, except for the certified food manager, shall successfully complete an accredited food handler training course, within 60 days of employment.” This rule will officially be enforced September […]
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August Cartoon: Back to School Fashion
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This month’s cartoon is dedicated to all the wonderful food handlers that work in cafeteria kitchens to serve children healthy nutritious meals! School is about to begin soon and it’s up to these wonderful food workers to keep children safe. Although you might not feel runway ready in food handler attire, such as clean aprons, […]
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5 Food Safety Necessities for Every Summer Picnic
5 Food Safety Necessities for Every Summer Picnic
It’s that time of year again; everything is a little bit brighter and a little bit warmer. It’s summer time! Summer is moving quickly and it’s time for you to get outside and enjoy the warm weather safely! Our team at StateFoodSafety.com has put together a food safety poster to help you remember the list […]
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