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.

Understanding FSMA Part 2

Understanding FSMA Video Series 2 of 4 – Sanitary Transportation, Key Requirements & Responsibilities

Understanding FSMA – Video Series
2 of 4 Sanitary Transportation, Key Requirements & Responsibilities
At any point during the transportation chain, if any person were to become aware of a possible temperature control failure or any condition that would render the food unsafe, the food MUST NOT be sold or distributed until determining the safety of the food. This comes when people are fully trained and aware of the roles that they play along the transportation chain.

Understanding FSMA Part 4

Understanding FSMA Video Series 4 of 4 – FSMA Enforcement – Carriers, Shippers, Brokers

Understanding FSMA – Video Series
4 of 4 FSMA Enforcement and What This Means for Carriers, Shippers, Brokers
The FDA has been mandated to double their inspections, year over year, for at least 4 years. For the first time, carriers will be subject to these inspections and will have FDA agents calling them to book appointments for inspections, and they’ll also be subject to border-crossing inspections and road stops.

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Understanding FSMA – THE SOLUTION: Iron Apple’s Food Safety Solution Meets FSMA Sanitary Transport Requirements

By now, you’re probably wondering what you’re supposed to do with all this information.
What should you do to protect your business?
How can you ensure your working relationships continue without interruption?
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FDA Recognizes Canada as Having a Comparable Food Safety System to the U.S.

FDA Recognizes Canada as Having a Comparable Food Safety System to the U.S. Release by FDA on May 4, 2016 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) signed an arrangement with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and the Department of Health Canada (Health Canada) recognizing each other’s food safety systems as comparable to each other. The…