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Food safety - Risk Assessment

A risk assessment asks you to think logically about what might go wrong with the food that you sell.

Food Safety Risk AssessmentsFood safety - risk assessment

Risk assessments help to prevent problems rather than reacting to them after they have happened.

Why do a Risk assessment?

  • it is legal requirement for all food businesses 
  • if your business is taken to court you may be able to demonstrate that you had exercised diligence through arrangements in place to prevent an offence being committed
  • it helps ensure food is safe for customers to eat