Category Archives: Hygeine and EHO

JG&Partners, “Protecting your business?” £5,000 fine for failing to display Food Hygiene Ratings

“Protecting your business?” £5,000 fine for failing to display Food Hygiene Ratings A recent case at Cardiff Magistrates Court, in which a business owner was fined £5,000, highlights the obligations businesses have to display their food hygiene ratings, in Wales and Northern Ireland. The case surrounded a restaurant which had been given a Two-star rating, … Read More »

Food Hygiene Prosecution for using unsuitable wooden plates.

Food Hygiene Prosecution Posted: 26 Jan 2018 07:00 AM PST Food Hygiene Prosecution for using unsuitable wooden plates. A Birmingham restaurant learned an expensive lesson in relation to food hygiene when it was fined £50,000 by Birmingham Magistrates’ Court. Ibrahim’s Grill and Steak House had adopted the use of wooden boards as is currently popular… Read More »

Seizure, Prohibition, Forfeiture & Destruction… does the FSA have the power?

Seizure, Prohibition, Forfeiture & Destruction… does the FSA have the power? A Birmingham based meat supplier finds itself in a very difficult position – what powers does the FSA have, and how might this affect you as a customer? Date: 25 January 2018 Author/Solicitor: Hannah Price “It has been widely reported that the FSA are… Read More »

Environmental Health and Fire Risk Information

Environmental Health and Fire Risk Information Environmental Health More As soon as you have an offer accepted on a business, call and see the Environmental Health Officer that deals with the property to ask them for any advice and to request a meeting once you get possession. Then ask them if there are any problems… Read More »

Making your Business compliant with current safety laws and requirements

Making your Business compliant with current safety laws and requirements easily? Safesmart’s answer to the problem is the Smartlog4Hospitality. Our cloud based system is used by hotels, pubs, restaurants, inns and clubs across the UK. Smartlog4Hospitality makes the management of fire and health & safety quick, easy and inexpensive. The Smartlog platform puts all compliance… Read More »

Food hygiene enforcement ‘on the increase’

Food hygiene enforcement ‘on the increase’ John Gaunt & Partners  Posted: 02 Nov 2014 04:00 PM PST The Food Standards Agency has just published their “annual report on UK local authority food law enforcement” across the UK. This shows a small increase of 1% in the number of instances of formal enforcement actions carried out… Read More »