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: 16 Aug 2011

Code: 01B02
Violation: 416.13(c)

Citation: At 0705 hours on 08/16/2011 the plant stated they were ready for pre-op. While conducting pre-operational sanitation I observed the following noncompliance; in the processing room is the Band Saw. The Band Saw had dried blood, fat, and meat particles from the previous shift, through out the machine. On the top plate, directly over where the sawing is done, on the blade guides and on the in the safety guide that brings the blade downwards. In the Kill room, the head puller had a thick and slimy build up on the underside of the two main bars, reddish brown in color and was the whole length of the bars. This is a violation of 9 CFR 416.11, 416.13(c); , Supervisor and, Owner were notified of the noncompliance's. The units were rewashed, sanitized, reinspected and released by USDA at 0715. This unit was found to be acceptable during the establishments Pre-op on 08/16/2011. Past Similar NRs - Previous Ineffective Plant Actions: Previous ineffective plant action.NR: 15-2011 dated 7/14/2011


416.13(c) Each official establishment shall monitor daily the implementation of the procedures in the Sanitation SOP’s.


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