Food Safety Infosheets

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Over 70 children ill from E. coli O157:H7 in two separate petting zoo outbreaks

Food Safety Infosheet Highlights:
- 67 ill in UK outbreak linked to Godstone Farm in Surry; 13 ill in outbreak linked to the Pacific National Exhibition.
- Handwashing can reduce the risk of E. coli O157, but signs and sinks do not make people wash their hands.
- Be diligent in promoting the importance of handwashing with patrons and staff and compel folks with creative messages.

Click here to download the food safety infosheet.