Our office licenses and inspects all businesses involved in retail food sales in Shelby County. These businesses include restaurants, groceries, schools, carry-outs, food booths at festivals, vending machines, food trailers, and retail stores. We investigate complaints and possible foodborne disease outbreaks. The Uniform Retail Ohio Food Safety Code is based on the FDA Model Food Code. This is continually updated to reflect changes in the Model Food Code.
Free FDA Food Defense Course online.
Resource Fact Sheets for the Following: Clean-up Procedures for Vomit/Fecal Accidents, Food Safety after a Fire, Nitrates and Food Safety, Potable Water Interruptions, Power Outages in Food Service Operations and Reopening a FSO or RFE after a Flood
FDA Food Page
FDA Model Food Code
Food Marketing Institute
Food Safety .gov
Is That Food Still Good? Still Tasty.com
National Restaurant Association
Ohio Fish Consumption Advisory
ServSafe-Food Safety Certification Course
USDA Food Safety & Consumer Information