Restaurants Recognized for No Safety or Sanitation Violations
June 4, 2013
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation’s (DBPR) Division of Hotels and Restaurants today released this week’s list of food service establishments with no safety or sanitation violations within the past year. This week, the number of establishments featured rose to a total of 32. These specific businesses have shown a pattern of complying with sanitation and safety standards outlined in the Federal Food and Drug Administration’s Food Code.
Establishments on this week’s list include a noteworthy four restaurants in Collier County and two restaurants each in Citrus, Columbia, Dade, Duval and Escambia counties, respectively. Many counties are consistently featured week after week for producing various restaurants with no violations. During their latest inspections and within the past year, Division of Hotels and Restaurants inspectors did not find any sanitation or safety violations in any of these 32 establishments. Although reports only offer a snapshot of sanitary conditions at the time of inspection, the Department recognizes these particular results as outstanding due to their high standards for cleanliness and food safety, both of which ultimately better serve their customers. The agency regularly features zero-violation inspection results of establishments across the state.
The Division of Hotels and Restaurants works to protect the health and safety of the public by providing the industry with quality inspections and fair regulation. The Division’s main priority is to ensure food is stored, prepared and served safely for the enjoyment of Floridians and our guests.
The Department of Business and Professional Regulation’s mission is to license efficiently and regulate fairly. The Department licenses and regulates more than one million businesses and professionals ranging from hotels and restaurants, real estate agents and certified public accountants to veterinarians, contractors and cosmetologists. For more information, please visit www.MyFloridaLicense.com.
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