3-501.16A1 - Critical - Hot Holding: Food held at 140F or above excepts roasts cooked in accordance with time/temp requirements may be held at 130F (Corrected on site)
3-501.16A2a - Critical - (A) Except during preparation, cooking, or cooling, or when time is used as the public health control as specified under ' 3-501.19,and except as specified under ¶ (B) of this section, POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS FOOD shall be maintained: (2) At a temperature specified in the following: (a) 5oC (41oF) or less; or (Corrected on site)
3-501.17A1 - Critical - Food held at 41F or less may be dated 7 days (Corrected on site)
4-301.11 - Equipment capacity for cooling, heating, and holding
4-601.11A - Critical - Food-contact surfaces of equipment and utensils must be clean to sight and touch (Corrected on site)
4-602.11E4b - Equipment such as ice bins, beverage dispensers, ice makers, coffee grinders shall be cleaned at a frequency necessary to preclude accumulation of soil or mold
4-904.13A - Preset tableware shall be protected form contamination by being wrapped, covered or inverted
5-205.11B - Handwash facility not to be used or purposes other than handwashing (Corrected on site)
5-501.17 - Ladies restroom required to have covered waste receptacle
6-301.12 - Handwashing facilities shall be provided with hand drying facilities.
6-501.11 - Physical facilities, shall be maintained in good repair
6-501.12 - Cleaning shall be done when the least food is exposed
6-501.19 - Toilet room doors kept closed
May 21, 2008
2-102.11 - Based on the RISKS of foodborne illness inherent to the FOOD operation, during inspections and upon request the PERSON IN CHARGE shall demonstrate to the REGULATORY AUTHORITY knowledge of foodborne disease prevention, application of the HAZARD Analysis and CRITICAL CONTROL POINT principles, and the requirements of this Code. The PERSON IN CHARGE shall demonstrate this knowledge by: (A) Being a certified FOOD protection manager who has shown proficiency of required information through passing a test that is part of an ACCREDITED OR APPROVED PROGRAM; or (B) Responding correctly to the inspector's questions as they relate to the specific FOOD operation. The areas of knowledge include: (1) Describing the relationship between the prevention of foodborne disease and the personal hygiene of a FOOD EMPLOYEE; (2) Explaining the responsibility of the PERSON IN CHARGE for preventing the transmission of foodborne disease by a FOOD EMPLOYEE who has a disease or medical condition that may cause foodborne disease; (3) Describing the symptoms associated with the diseases that are transmissible through FOOD; (4) Explaining the significance of the relationship between maintaining the time and temperature of POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS FOOD and the prevention of foodborne illness; (5) Explaining the HAZARDS involved in the consumption of raw or undercooked MEAT, POULTRY, EGGS, and FISH; (6) Stating the required FOOD temperatures and times for safe cooking of POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS FOOD including MEAT, POULTRY, EGGS, and FISH; (7) Stating the required temperatures and times for the safe refrigerated storage, hot holding, cooling, and reheating of POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS FOOD; (8) Describing the relationship between the prevention of foodborne illness and the management and control of the following: (a) Cross contamination, (b) Bare hand contact with READY-TO-EAT FOODS, (c) Handwashing, and (d) Maintaining the FOOD ESTABLISHMENT in a clean condition and in good repair; (9) Describing FOODS identified as MAJOR FOOD ALLERGENSthat could cause an allergic reaction in a sensitive individual. (10) Explaining the relationship between FOOD safety and providing EQUIPMENT that is: (a) Sufficient in number and capacity, and (b) Properly designed, constructed, located, installed, operated, maintained, and cleaned; (11) Explaining correct procedures for cleaning and SANITIZING UTENSILS and FOOD-CONTACT SURFACES of EQUIPMENT; (12) Identifying the source of water used and measures taken to ensure that it remains protected from contamination such as providing protection from backflow and precluding the creation of cross connections; (13) Identifying POISONOUS OR TOXIC MATERIALS in the FOODESTABLISHMENT and the procedures necessary to ensure that they are safely stored, dispensed, used, and disposed of according to LAW; (14) Identifying CRITICAL CONTROL POINTS in the operation from purchasing through sale or service that when not controlled may contribute to the transmission of foodborne illness and explaining steps taken to ensure that the points are controlled in accordance with the requirements of this Code; (15) Explaining the details of how the PERSON IN CHARGE and FOOD EMPLOYEES comply with the HACCP PLAN if a plan is required by the LAW, this Code, or an agreement between the REGULATORY AUTHORITY and the FOOD ESTABLISHMENT; (16) Explaining the responsibilities, rights, and authorities assigned by this Code to the: (a) FOOD EMPLOYEE, (b) CONDITIONAL EMPLOYEE, (c) PERSON IN CHARGE, (d) REGULATORY AUTHORITY; and (17) Explaining how the PERSON IN CHARGE, FOOD EMPLOYEES, and CONDITIONAL EMPLOYEES comply with reporting responsibilities and EXCLUSION or RESTRICTION of FOOD EMPLOYEES.
2-301.14E - FOOD EMPLOYEES shall clean their hands and exposed portions of their arms as specified under ' 2-301.12 immediately before engaging in FOOD preparation including working with exposed FOOD, clean EQUIPMENT and UTENSILS, and unwrapped SINGLE-SERVICE and SINGLE-USE ARTICLES and: (E) After handling soiled EQUIPMENT or UTENSILS;
2-301.14F - FOOD EMPLOYEES shall clean their hands and exposed portions of their arms as specified under ' 2-301.12 immediately before engaging in FOOD preparation including working with exposed FOOD, clean EQUIPMENT and UTENSILS, and unwrapped SINGLE-SERVICE and SINGLE-USE ARTICLES and: (F) During FOODpreparation, as often as necessary to remove soil and contamination and to prevent cross contamination when changing tasks;
2-302.11B - (B) Unless wearing intact gloves in good repair, a FOOD EMPLOYEES may not wear fingernail polish or artificial fingernails when working with exposed FOOD.
2-401.11A - (A) Except as specified in ¶ (B) of this section, an EMPLOYEE shall eat, drink, or use any form of tobacco only in designated areas where the contamination of exposed FOOD; clean EQUIPMENT, UTENSILS, and LINENS; unwrapped SINGLE-SERVICE and SINGLE-USE ARTICLES; or other items needing protection can not result.
3-101.11 - FOOD shall be safe, unADULTERATED, and, as specified under § 3-601.12, honestly presented.
3-202.15 - FOOD packages shall be in good condition and protect the integrity of the contents so that the FOOD is not exposed to ADULTERATION or potential contaminants.
3-301.11B - (B) Except when washing fruits and vegetables as specified under § 3-302.15 or as specified in ¶ (D) of this section, FOOD EMPLOYEES may not contact exposed, READY-TO-EAT FOOD with their bare hands and shall use suitable UTENSILS such as deli tissue, spatulas, tongs, single-use gloves, or dispensing EQUIPMENT.
3-304.12 - During pauses in FOOD preparation or dispensing, FOOD preparation and dispensing UTENSILS shall be stored: (A) Except as specified under ¶ (B) of this section, in the FOOD with their handles above the top of the FOOD and the container; (B) In FOOD that is not POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS with their handles above the top of the FOOD within containers or EQUIPMENTthat can be closed, such as bins of sugar, flour, or cinnamon; (C) On a clean portion of the FOOD preparation table or cooking EQUIPMENT only if the in-use UTENSIL and the FOOD-CONTACT surface of the FOOD preparation table or cooking EQUIPMENT are cleaned and SANITIZED at a frequency specified under §§ 4-602.11 and 4-702.11; (D) In running water of sufficient velocity to flush particulates to the drain, if used with moist FOOD such as ice cream or mashed potatoes; (E) In a clean, protected location if the UTENSILS, such as ice scoops, are used only with a FOOD that is not POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS; or (F) In a container of water if the water is maintained at a temperature of at least 57oC (135oF) and the container is cleaned at a frequency specified under Subparagraph 4-602.11(D)(7).
3-305.11A3 - (A) Except as specified in ¶¶ (B) and (C) of this section, FOOD shall be protected from contamination by storing the FOOD: (3) At least 15 cm (6 inches) above the floor.
3-501.13 - Except as specified in ¶ (D) of this section, POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS FOOD shall be thawed: (A) Under refrigeration that maintains the FOOD temperature at 5oC (41oF) or less, or at 7oC (45oF) or less as specified under Subparagraph 3-501.16(A)(2); or (B) Completely submerged under running water: (1) At a water temperature of 21oC (70oF) or below, (2) With sufficient water velocity to agitate and float off loose particles in an overflow, and (3) For a period of time that does not allow thawed portions of READY-TO-EAT FOOD to rise above 5oC (41oF), or 7oC (45oF) as specified under Subparagraph 3-501.16(A)(2), or (4) For a period of time that does not allow thawed portions of a raw animal FOOD requiring cooking as specified under ¶ 3-401.11(A) or (B) to be above 5oC (41oF), or 7oC (45oF) as specified under Subparagraph 3-501.16(A)(2), for more than 4 hours including: (a) The time the FOOD is exposed to the running water and the time needed for preparation for cooking, or (b) The time it takes under refrigeration to lower the FOOD temperature to 5oC (41oF), or 7oC (45oF) as specified under Subparagraph 3-501.16(A)(2); (C) As part of a cooking process if the FOOD that is frozen is: (1) Cooked as specified under ¶ 3-401.11(A) or (B) or § 3-401.12, or (2) Thawed in a microwave oven and immediately transferred to conventional cooking EQUIPMENT, with no interruption in the process; or (D) Using any procedure if a portion of frozen READY-TO-EAT FOOD is thawed and prepared for immediate service in response to an individual CONSUMER'S order.
3-501.15A - (A) Cooling shall be accomplished in accordance with the time and temperature criteria specified under ' 3-501.14 by using one or more of the following methods based on the type of FOODbeing cooled: (1) Placing the FOOD in shallow pans; (2) Separating the FOOD into smaller or thinner portions; (3) Using rapid cooling EQUIPMENT; (4) Stirring the FOOD in a container placed in an ice water bath; (5) Using containers that facilitate heat transfer; (6) Adding ice as an ingredient; or (7) Other effective methods.
3-501.16A1 - (A) Except during preparation, cooking, or cooling, or when time is used as the public health control as specified under ' 3-501.19,and except as specified under ¶ (B) of this section, POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS FOOD shall be maintained: (1) At 57oC (135oF) or above, except that roasts cooked to a temperature and for a time specified in ¶ 3-401.11(B) or reheated as specified in ¶ 3-403.11(E) may be held at a temperature of 54oC (130oF) or above; or
3-501.17A1 - (A) Except when PACKAGING FOOD using a REDUCED OXYGEN PACKAGING method as specified under § 3-502.12, and except as specified in ¶¶ (D) and (E) of this section, refrigerated, READY-TO-EAT, POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS FOOD prepared and held in a FOOD ESTABLISHMENT for more than 24 hours shall be clearly marked to indicate the date or day by which the FOOD shall be consumed on the PREMISES, sold, or discarded, based on the temperature and time combinations specified below. The day of preparation shall be counted as Day 1. (1) 5°C (41°F) or less for a maximum of 7 days; or
4-301.11 - EQUIPMENT for cooling and heating FOOD, and holding cold and hot FOOD, shall be sufficient in number and capacity to provide FOOD temperatures as specified under Chapter 3.S
4-601.11A - (A) EQUIPMENT FOOD-CONTACT SURFACES and UTENSILS shall be clean to sight and touch.
4-904.13A - (A) TABLEWARE that is preset shall be protected from contamination by being wrapped, covered, or inverted.
5-205.11B - (B) A HANDWASHING SINK may not be used for purposes other than handwashing.
5-501.17 - A toilet room used by females shall be provided with a covered receptacle for sanitary napkins.
6-301.12 - Each HANDWASHING SINK or group of adjacent HANDWASHING SINKSshall be provided with: (A) Individual, disposable towels; (B) A continuous towel system that supplies the user with a clean towel; or (C) A heated-air hand drying device.
6-501.11 - PHYSICAL FACILITIES shall be maintained in good repair.
6-501.12 - (A) PHYSICAL FACILITIESshall be cleaned as often as necessary to keep them clean. (B) Except for cleaning that is necessary due to a spill or other accident, cleaning shall be done during periods when the least amount of FOOD is exposed such as after closing.
6-501.19 - Except during cleaning and maintenance operations, toilet room doors as specified under § 6-202.14 shall be kept closed.