FSMA Sanitary Transportation Deadline

Final FDA Enforcement Date for Sanitary Transport of Food & FSMA for Small Carriers – April 6, 2018

The US FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Sanitary Transportation in Human and Animal Foods full compliance date for all impacted shippers, carriers and receivers is April 6, 2018.All training, food safety transportation plans, system improvements and complete documentation must be in place by that date. More than 65,000 US companies are impacted by requirements of this FSMA rule. April 6 2018 is the final date for full legal compliance for all carriers by road or rail.

ATA & Iron Apple FSMA Sanitary Transportation Rule Webinar

Iron Apple & AFTC to Host a Free Webinar on FSMA’s Sanitary Transportation Rule March 20, 2018

American Trucking Associations’ Agricultural and Food Transporters Conference will provide an in depth analysis of FSMA’s Sanitary Transportation Rule and identify the risks involved with this regulation. During this webinar, we will break down the compliance challenges, legal liabilities and options available for meeting this rule. Join us on March 20th at 2pm to learn: About FSMA’s…

Right Service Right Choice

Congratulations to Right Service Right Choice (RSRC) on their FSMA, HACCP & Preventive Controls Certification

Right Service Right Choice (RSRC) Receives Iron Apple Food Safety Certification Meeting FSMA & HACCP Compliance Iron Apple is pleased to announce that Right Service Right Choice, based out of Mississauga, ON, has successfully implemented the Iron Apple Food Safety Compliance Program, giving them an approved Food Safety Preventive Controls Plan (PCP) that includes all…

Zavcor

Congratulations to Zavcor Trucking Ltd. on their FSMA, HACCP & Preventive Controls Certification

Zavcor Trucking Ltd. Receives Iron Apple Food Safety Certification Meeting FSMA, HACCP & Preventive Controls Compliance Iron Apple is pleased to announce that Zavcor Trucking Ltd., based out of Stevensville ON, has successfully implemented the Iron Apple Food Safety Compliance Program, giving them an approved Food Safety Preventive Controls Plan (PCP) that includes all requirements…

Food Shippers of America Conference 2018

Iron Apple Featured Panelist at Food Shippers of America 2018 Conference in Phoenix AZ

Food Shippers of America 63rd Annual Conference March 11 – 13, 2018 at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix AZ Iron Apple Featured Panelist at Food Shippers of America 2018 Conference in Phoenix AZ Iron Apple’s Lindsay Glass, will be teaming up with Don Durm of PLM Trailer Leasing, Bridgette Blitch of JW Taylor &…

GM Rioux

Congratulations to Gilbert M. Rioux & Fils Ltée on their FSMA, HACCP & Preventive Controls Compliance for Carriers

Gilbert M. Rioux & Fils Ltée Receives Iron Apple Food Safety Certification Meeting FSMA & HACCP Compliance Iron Apple is pleased to announce that GM Rioux, with head office situated in Saint-André, NB, has successfully implemented the Iron Apple Food Safety Compliance Program, giving them an approved Food Safety Preventive Controls Plan (PCP) that includes…

Challenger Motor Freight

Congratulations to Challenger – Elgin Motor Freight on their FSMA, HACCP & Preventive Controls Certification

Challenger – Elgin Motor Freight Receives Iron Apple Food Safety Certification Meeting FSMA, HACCP & Preventive Controls Compliance Iron Apple is pleased to announce that Challenger – Elgin Motor Freight has successfully implemented the Iron Apple Food Safety Compliance Program, giving them an approved Food Safety Preventive Controls Plan (PCP) that includes all requirements for…

Iron Apple Monthly Newsletter

January 2018 Newsletter: Major Impact of FSMA & Sanitary Transport Rule on Food Shippers & Carriers

Among other things, Shippers must specify to carriers in writing all necessary sanitary specifications for the carrier’s vehicle and transportation equipment. Shippers must also develop and implement written procedures to ensure that vehicles and equipment used in its transportation operations are in “appropriate sanitary condition for the transportation of food.”

Before loading food that requires temperature controls for safety, Loaders must verify that each mechanically refrigerated cold storage compartment or container has been pre-cooled (if necessary) and prepared for the transport of food. Prior to loading, the loader must also ensure that the vehicle and equipment is in appropriate sanitary condition for the transport of food.

Bulk Carriers PEI

Congratulations to Bulk Carriers (P.E.I.) Limited on their FSMA & Preventive Controls Certification

Iron Apple is pleased to announce that Bulk Carriers (P.E.I.) Limited., based out of Cornwall, PE has successfully implemented the Iron Apple Food Safety Compliance Program, giving them an approved Food Safety Preventive Controls Plan (PCP) that includes all requirements for FSMA and HACCP when transporting food throughout North America.