TITLE

Safety First (and Then Some)

AUTHOR(S)
Riell, Howard
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
FoodService Director;12/15/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses several approaches to get food service employees to think about food safety. It explains the importance for food service directors to set the tone in encouraging employees to think safety. Incentives as a tool for influencing employee behavior may also be necessary. According to Greg Smith, president of Chart Your Course International, one approach that he has seen bring improvement involves using scratch-off lottery cards.
ACCESSION #
20277874

 

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