food safety Archives

A Month of Food Safety Education Since 1994, the National Restaurant Association has designated September as National Food Safety Month. To celebrate, ServSafe specialists create educational materials, including quizzes and informational posters, based on a new food safety theme every year. The theme for 2018… Read More >

Food Safety Ratings Get a Facelift You may not have heard about it, but the health department of King County, Wash., is turning restaurant food safety on its head. The county, which includes Seattle among its roughly 40 cities and towns, first announced plans to… Read More >

Restaurant Disasters: The Unusual Suspects Slick floors. Heavy loads. Fast traffic. Knives, both sharp and dull. Hot ovens and cooktops. Uncool coolers and walk-ins. Line cooks with headcolds. Mayonnaise. Mussels. Mice. These are some of the “smoking guns” we typically look to when there’s an… Read More >