Newsletter No. 4
13 November 2014
Australian Food Safety Week 2014 update and quiz
There is a lot going on during Food Safety Week 9 to 16 November:
Test your knowledge with our online Food Safety in the Home Quiz and check your answers and learn more here.
Watch us on Channel 7's Daily Edition program
Listen to our radio community announcements on air around the country this week
Rockhampton Council is in the media and our media release is getting lots of coverage. The NSW Food Authority has a media release out.
Let everyone know on social media what you are up to during #FoodSafetyWeek - follow us on twitter like us on Facebook.
Australian Food Safety Week is the major activity of the Food Safety Information Council which aims to address the estimated 4.1 million cases of food borne illness in Australia each year. Food poisoning results, on average, in 31,920 hospitalisations, 86 deaths and 1 million visits to doctors each year.
The Food Safety Information Council is Australia’s leading disseminator of consumer-targeted food safety information. It is a non-profit entity supported by the Australian Department of Health, state and territory health and food safety agencies, local government, and leading professional, industry and community organisations. Why not become a member.