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Keeping momentum in curbing Salmonella

With the news that reported Salmonella outbreaks have decreased since 2012, US industry experts warn food producers not to become complacent, stating that ‘pathogen infection rates are still well above government targets.’ 414 more words

Contamination Control

New Findings on Food Poisoning

A recent report card released by the Centers for Disease  Control and Prevention is showing new information about rates of food poisoning in the United States. 278 more words

Health Beat

CDC: limited progress in reducing foodborne infections in 2013

The nation’s food safety grades are out and the results are mixed.  CDC’s annual report card shows that foodborne infections continue to be an important public health problem in the United States. 226 more words

Family Safety

Test Post.

This is a post about food liability.  There is a link to the longer paper hosted somewhere else.

Civil Liability

Antibacterial Soaps Reduces Risk of Foodborne Illness

A new research finds that antibacterial soap significantly reduces risk of foodborne illness compared to non-antibacterial soap.

Newly published research shows that the use of antibacterial soaps can reduce the spread of harmful bacteria – that often leads to foodborne illness – more eff… 9 more words


Restaurants Pose Double the Risk of Food Poisoning Compared to Homes

WEDNESDAY, April 10, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Restaurant dining may be less of a bother than a home-cooked meal, but a new study finds that you’re twice as likely to get food poisoning dining out compared to eating in. 344 more words

Health News

Flying Food Group, an airline catering company, is warning passengers of British Airways flights of possible exposure to Listeria monocytogenes bacteria

Food Poisoning Bulletin

British Airways Warning Passengers of Possible Listeria Exposure

April 6, 2014 by Linda Larsen

Flying Food Group, an airline catering company, is warning passengers who ate an appetizer meal served on British Airways flights that they may have been exposed to Listeria monocytogenes bacteria. 80 more words