Food Safety

General Food Safety Information


hurricane symbol Keeping Food Safe During an Emergency

United States Department of Agriculture. Food Safety and Inspection Service.


hurricane symbol Keep Food and Water Safe After a Disaster or Emergency

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


hurricane symbol Food Preparedness

DHS. Federal Emergency Management Agency.


Keep Food Safe

FoodSafety.gov


Food Safety Education

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service.

Links to the Meat & Poultry Hotline, the Ask Karen knowledge base, fact sheets, and more.


Partnership for Food Safety Education logo. Fight Bac!

Partnership for Food Safety Education.

Supporting consumers to prevent food poisoning


Search for Food Safety Research Projects

USDA. NAL. Food Safety Research Information Office.


Food Safety & Reports

USDA. Economic Research Service.


hand washing Hand Washing Education Materials

DHHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Get links to hand washing fact sheets, videos, podcasts, e-cards, posters, Web pages and publications.


Download Food Safety PSAs, Tip Sheets, PowerPoints and More

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Home Food Safety.


Healthy People 2020 logo Healthy People 2020 Food Safety Objectives

US Department of Health and Human Services.


Fact Sheets


Basics for Handling Food Safely

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service.


At-Home Safe Food Handling: It's in Your Hands (PDF | 341 KB)

Kansas State University Cooperative Extension.


Microwave Ovens and Food Safety (PDF | 365 KB)

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service.


Safe Bag Lunches (PDF | 216.1 KB)

SNAP-Ed, Massachusetts Partnership for Food Safety Education.

Also available in 8 different languages: Chinese, Greek, Haitian, Khmer, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, and Vietnamese


Food Safety Facts from University of Nebraska-Lincoln

SNAP-Ed, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Cooperative Extension.


Lesson Plans


Children enjoying a picnic. Food Safety for Summer Food Service Programs

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service; National Food Service Management Institute.


Food Safety for Older Adults: A need-to-know guide for those 65 years of age and older (PDF | 852 KB)

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition; USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service.


GloGerm Hand Washing Lesson Plans

GloGerm.

Plans by grade (K-6th). Also in Spanish and French.


Boy holding stomach Download Food Safety Power Points

SNAP-Ed, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension.

Many of these presentations also include a handout and related links.


Test Your Summer Food Safety Savvy

SNAP-Ed, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension.

Includes a 9-question quiz that covers multiple Summer-related food safety issues.


Food Safety Music Parodies

University of California.


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