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#Food Safety

# food-safety - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Tesco recalls beef ravioli over concerns it contains rubber pieces

It’s the second recall of a Tesco product over food safety concerns in the past month.

# food-safety - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Temple Bar food stall one of eight businesses closed for food safety issues

Five of the closure orders have since been lifted, but three remain closed

# food-safety - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Tesco recalls guacamole over salmonella concerns

Anyone who may have consumed the product and is feeling unwell is advised to seek medical advice immediately.

# food-safety - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

These 12 food business were ordered to close last month

Business in Wexford, Laois, Limerick, Dublin, Galway, Cork and Tipperary were closed last month.

# food-safety - Monday 9 May, 2016

These five Dublin restaurants were closed over food safety concerns last month

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland have issued a total of 28 closure orders so far this year.

# food-safety - Saturday 30 April, 2016

The Happy Pear withdraws batch of 'Hero Sprouts' over bacteria concern

The company is voluntarily withdrawing one batch of the product as a precaution.

# food-safety - Monday 18 April, 2016

Tesco recalls batch of cheese over Listeria concerns

Listeria can cause vomiting, weakness and fever.

# food-safety - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Bought this rum recently? There might be glass in it

The recall affects two batches.

# food-safety - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

These biscuits from Aldi were made in "unhygienic conditions"

They have been recalled.

# food-safety - Monday 14 March, 2016

Investigation after video shows cereal worker urinating on Kellogg's products

It is understood the video was shot at a plant in Tennessee in 2014.

# food-safety - Monday 7 March, 2016

Dublin burrito bars among six food businesses served with closure orders

The Food Safety Authority took action against businesses in Dublin, Louth, Waterford and Wexford in February.

# food-safety - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Complaints over worm in chicken nugget, animal tooth in jam and snail in sweets

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has released details of complaints received by its advice line in 2015.

# food-safety - Saturday 30 January, 2016

A food poisoning expert on the six foods he never eats

Having spent over 20 years working on food poisoning lawsuits, lawyer Bill Marler simply doesn’t eat certain foods any more.

# food-safety - Thursday 7 January, 2016

These seven food businesses were ordered to close last month

Businesses in Dublin, Cork, Louth, Limerick and Donegal were among those closed in December.

# food-safety - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

These takeaways were shut down by the Food Safety Authority last month

And a butchers. And a restaurant.

# food-safety - Thursday 3 December, 2015

'Urgent response' needed to tackle drug-resistant germs in Ireland's food chain

Drug resistant bacteria is recognised worldwide as one of the biggest potential threats to human health

# food-safety - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

If you're allergic to cow's milk, be careful with this coconut milk

Milk protein (casein) was detected in a batch of Koh Coconut Milk.

# food-safety - Thursday 5 November, 2015

This restaurant has been shut down twice by the Food Safety Authority

There were just three enforcement orders in total last month.

# food-safety - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge So a man found a dead mouse in his Subway sandwich... Danger Mouse

So a man found a dead mouse in his Subway sandwich...

Spicy or American cheese? Mouse or no mouse?

# food-safety - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Was your favourite takeaway closed over food safety concerns last month?

The FSAI said there can be “no excuse” for putting consumers’ health at risk.

# food-safety - Friday 11 September, 2015

Remember Dolly? There may not be another as EU steps closer to full cloning ban Seeing Double This post contains a poll

Remember Dolly? There may not be another as EU steps closer to full cloning ban

EU lawmakers backed calls to tighten up a proposed ban on cloning animals.

# food-safety - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Curry paste jars recalled from Irish shelves – because the labels aren’t in English

The Sharwoods branded paste has mustard in it.

# food-safety - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

If you eat soup from SuperValu or Centra you’ll want to read this

Some of the soup may have plastic in it.

# food-safety - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Nestle have been ordered to withdraw €44.4 million worth of noodles

India’s food safety regulator has said the product contains excessive levels of lead.

# food-safety - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Do best before dates actually matter?

No. They do not. Use by dates? They’re REALLY important.

# food-safety - Friday 5 June, 2015

More of this peanut butter is being recalled because of a potential choking hazard

The FSAI said some jars may contain a ‘foreign body’.

# food-safety - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From Business ETC More wine is being recalled because it may contain pieces of glass Warning

More wine is being recalled because it may contain pieces of glass

The recall originally related to just Nederburg 56 Hundred Pinot Grigio.

# food-safety - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Batch of peanut butter recalled in Ireland as it may contain 'a foreign body'

The batch could present a choking hazard or public health risk, the FSAI has said.

# food-safety - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Irish health supplement recalled after salmonella found in it

Own a pouch of it? You’re asked to return the product.

# food-safety - Friday 10 April, 2015

Restaurant closed for ‘grave and immediate danger to public health’

The restaurant in Roscommon was reopened after five days

# food-safety - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Outbreak of Salmonella at seven Irish poultry farms

The Department of Agriculture said there are no food safety risks to the public.

# food-safety - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Feel like chicken tonight? Don't ruin your weekend by cooking it the wrong way

Here are some helpful tips to avoid getting food poisoning.

# food-safety - Monday 9 February, 2015

# food-safety - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Cavan pub fined €7,000 over sale of counterfeit Smirnoff

Nine food businesses were also served with closure orders last month – was your favourite restaurant among them?

# food-safety - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Know what Campylobacter is? It makes us sick more often than Salmonella does

Here’s how you can avoid getting sick.

# food-safety - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Put down that glass of raw milk, say Ireland's food safety experts

(You can boil it before drinking it though)

# food-safety - Thursday 8 January, 2015

96 businesses hit with food safety closures last year, was your favourite restaurant one?

It was a busy year for Ireland’s food safety watchdog.

# food-safety - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Ever wondered why Europeans don't refrigerate eggs, but Americans do?

It’s the question that you have long wanted to be answered.

# food-safety - Friday 12 December, 2014

Do you buy Holle or Lebenswert baby food? It could make your child sick

Some Holle and Lebendswert branded baby foods have been recalled because of ‘undesirable plant constitutents’.