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Teach, train, test, repeat — food safety refreshers a must


It’s just human nature … people forget. Consequently, unless food handlers receive proper followup reviews and reinforcement, retention of food safety protocols and procedures is unlikely. To ensure that classroom content becomes part of their daily routine, employers must monitor, document and refresh the training messages. Food handlers need to understand there is sense of… Continue Reading

Hawaii Suspends TB Test Requirement for Food Handlers

Hawaii has temporarily stopped preventing food handlers and others who have not been cleared for tuberculosis from working because of a nationwide shortage of testing solutions. State health officials from across the nation are trying to cope with the shortage. South Carolina’s state health alert network says both TUBEROL®, made by Sanofi Pasteur Limited, and… Continue Reading