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Food Safety

Why is Food safety training important?

 

There are over 2 million cases of food poisoning each year, many are not recorded.

One virus campylobacter is responsible for 370,000 estimated cases in 2009, resulting in more than 17.500 hospitalisations and 88 deaths, with an estimated cost of £583 million in 2008.

 

Training helps you to:

·        Have competent employees in food safety

·        Develop a positive food safety culture,

·        Help meet your legal duty to protect the food safety.

·        Maintain high food hygiene standards 

 

Cost of not providing training:

·        Financial costs of food poisoning,

·        Increases the risk of food contamination.

·        Possible closure of establishment

·        Loss of reputation and business

·        Potential fines from authority’s

·        Compensation claims

 

We can help you and your business

The law requires that you food handlers are supervised and instructed and/or trained in food hygiene matters commensurate with their work activity;

·        Food hygiene  risks they may face;

·        measures in place to deal with those hazards and risks;

Should a environment health officer attends you premises they can see that your staff have attended an appropriate training course.

Any questions!

Contact us now to discuss your requirements on  

              07875028695