SOLUTIONS TO EXERCISES, LESSON 2
NOTE: The wording of your answers can differ from the wording of the solutions.
However, the same ideas must be expressed.
a. Yes. The employee who touches the sore on his chin could contaminate food
and food contact surfaces. Employees with infected sores should not handle
b. Yes. There is no designated smoking area. In addition, the employees
e. Yes. Most female employees are not wearing hair restraints. Hair restraints
For Observation 1, recommend to the manager that he remove the employee from
food handling duties. For Observation 2, recommend to the manager that he set up
a specific smoking/break area and enforce handwashing procedures. If the
problem is repeated, record the smoker's name. For Observation 5, bring the
problem to the manager's attention. (chart, items 1, 2, and 5)
On the checklist, you should have:
Circled item 12 and underlined "skin infections."
Circled item 13 and underlined "hands washed."
Circled item 14 and underlined "hair restraints."
(chart, items 1, 2, and 5)
a. Two major (Categories 4 and 5) health problems were identified.
End of Lesson 2