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Bierly’s Meat Market

Address: Long Street, Spring Mills, PA 16875
Establishment No.: m09380

USDA Inspection Report: 12 Apr 2012

Code: 01D01
Violation: 416.2(b)(1), 416.2(b)(2)

Citation: On Thursday 04/12/2012, the following was observed on the slaughter floor area:  The floor in the cradle skinning area of the slaughter floor has numerous areas where the floor surface is cracked and peices of the concrete on the floor surface are broken out  which is  resulting in uneven surfaces.  The areas vary from 1-2 inches  in diameter  to as much as approximately 1-2 feet in diameter. This is noncompliance with regulation 416.2(b)(1); 416.2(b)(2).

Regulation:

416.2(b)(1) Construction. Establishment buildings, including their structures, rooms, and compartments must be of sound construction, be kept in good repair, and be of sufficient size to allow for processing, handling, and storage of product in a manner that does not result in product adulteration or the creation of insanitary conditions.

416.2(b)(2) Walls, floors, and ceilings within establishments must be built of durable materials impervious to moisture and be cleaned and sanitized as necessary to prevent adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions.

 

Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 17 May 2012
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