Putting Glass Walls on Rhode Island Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors
Rhode Island Beef And Veal

Address: 60 Armento St, Johnston, RI 02919
Establishment No.: m53

USDA Inspection Report: 3 Aug 2011

Code: 06D01
Violation: 416.4(d)

Citation: At approximately 13:30 hrs, I observed five (5) lambs, one (1) side of beef hanging outside on the back shipping dock. This product was partially covered with plastic, with some areas exposed. The areas that were not covered had approximately five flies on the exposed meat. U.S.Retain Tag # B 224369904 was applied to these carcasses. Mr. was notified of these non-compliances verbally and Mr. was informed that a Noncompliance Record would be generated to reflect these findings. Management of establishment 5300, please be reminded that this is a Federally Inspected Establishment and product must be protected from any form of contamination during the process of shipping and receiving. This document serves as written notification that your failure to comply with regulatory requirements as outlined in accordance with 9 CFR 500.4 could result in additional regulatory or administrative action being taken by the U.S.D.A. This matter will be discussed at the upcoming weekly meeting Similar Noncompliance Records pertaining to this particular subject was noted. Past Similar Noncompliance Records - Previous Ineffective Plant Actions: Previous Ineffective Plant Actions: Failure to prevent contamination of product during shipping and receiving NR: 11-2011 dated 6/15/2011; NR: 8-2011 dated 4/27/2011

Regulation:

416.4(d) Product must be protected from adulteration during processing, handling, storage, loading, and unloading at and during transportation from official establishments.

 

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