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: 11 May 2012

Code: 06D02
Violation: 310.1(b)(2)

Citation: While performing duties related to post mortem inspections, I observed plant employee had processed and discarded a beef head without allowing complete inspection of animal part. Cheek meat and toung were removed prior to inspection.  

Regulation:

310.1(b)(2) For all cattle staffing standards, an ‘‘a’’ in the ‘‘Number of Inspectors by Stations’’ column means that one inspector performs the entire inspection procedure and a ‘‘b’’ means that one inspector performs the head and lower carcass inspection and a second inspector performs the viscera and upper carcass inspection. 1

 

Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 4 May 2012

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