Food safety incident investigations - what support can you provide?
● Food or water can sometimes be implicated where several people become ill at the same time.
● Can occur even when food safety management systems are in place due to lapses in procedure
● Foodborne illness is more likely if a food safety management program is not in place
● An investigation to identify the root cause requires an understanding of catering operations
● An understanding of food safety management systems and food hygiene are also required
● Food safety expertise can be brought into the investigation team
● Recommendations from the investigation may also require food safety expertise.