FDA, OSHA and CDC to host webinar on Sept 1, 2020 to provide food producers with an update on COVID-19 and FSMA

On September 1, 2020 the FDA, together with OSHA and the CDC will be hosting a one-hour webinar for food producers to provide an update on COVID-19 measures, focusing on employee health and food safety. Space will be limited and subscription is expected to be high, so if you want to attend the (free) webinar, you should register ASAP. Registration will close on August 28 at 5:00 pm, assuming it is not already filled. Note, however, that the webinar will be recorded and posted on the FDA website, so if you don’t have questions or need for a live event, you can view the webinar later on your own schedule.

FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) https://www.fda.gov/fsma FDA, OSHA, and CDC to Hold Webinar to Provide Food Operations Stakeholders with COVID-19 Update   August 25, 2020   The FDA, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will hold a webinar on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 from 2:30-3:30 pm EST to provide a COVID-19 update for food operations stakeholders. During the webinar, subject matter experts will highlight key aspects of the FDA/OSHA Employee Health and Food Safety Checklist for Human Food Operations During the COVID-19 Pandemic, discuss the CDC testing strategy and its application, and provide an update on FDA inspections.   The webinar will be recorded and posted to the FDA website. Please register at your earliest convenience as space will be limited and registration will close on Friday, August 28, 2020 at 5:00 pm EST.    Those interested are encouraged to register.   Space will be limited.   Registration will close Friday 8/28 at 5:00 pm EST.   Virtual Meeting login information will be sent after registration closes.   For More Information Webinar: COVID-19 Update for Food Operations StakeholdersFDA and OSHA Team Up to Publish Checklist to Assist Food Industry During COVID-19: Constituent UpdateWhat to Do If You Have COVID-19 Confirmed Positive or Exposed Workers in Your Food Production, Storage, or Distribution Operations Regulated by FDAUse of Respirators, Facemasks, and Cloth Face Coverings in the Food and Agriculture Sector During Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)COVID-19 Update: FDA Issues Temporary Policy for FSMA Onsite Audit RequirementsCoronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) FDAOccupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)CDC COVID-19 FAQ for Businesses