Five Closure Orders Served on Food Businesses in January
Thursday, 9 February 2017
Five Closure Orders were served on food businesses during the month of January for breaches of food safety legislation, pursuant to the FSAI Act, 1998 and the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2010. The Enforcement Orders were issued by environmental health officers in the Health Service Executive (HSE).
FSAI Advice Line Received 3,202 Food Complaints in 2016
Monday, 6 February 2017
The FSAI's Advice Line received 3,202 complaints by consumers relating to food, food premises and food labelling in 2016. The figure represents a total increase of 17% on 2015 (when 2,739 were received), with the number of complaints about food poisoning were up considerably at 45%.
Free Small Food Business Start-Up Seminar, Dublin
Wednesday, 11 January 2017
Free ‘Small Food Business Start-Up Seminar’ on Wednesday 25th January at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Northwood Park, Santry, Dublin 9 to assist those working in small food businesses or those who may be thinking of setting up a food business.