Step 2

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In step 2, the following containment actions may be appropriate:

  • Notify both the Local Authority and the Food Standards Agency of the incident (THIS IS A LEGAL OBLIGATION)
  • An alert may be issued by the Food Standards Agency
  • Identify product affected and withdraw from sale as appropriate
  • Notify organisations who inform "at-risk" members of the withdrawal, as appropriate
  • Display point of sale notices in retail outlets to alert consumers where necessary