Putting Glass Walls on Pennsylvania Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors
David Elliot Poultry Farm Inc.

Address: 300 Breck St, Scranton PA 18505
Establishment No.: p134

USDA Inspection Report: 22 Jul 2010

Code: 06D01
Violation: 416.2(a), 416.2(b)(1)

Citation: While performing task 06D01 (Facilities and Equipment) on 07-22-10 at 0710 I observed a vent pipe with no protective covering on the exposed end to prevent vermin from entering the building. The location of the pipe is in the wall foundation under the receiving dock it is the third pipe to the right of the storage trailer. Mr. (Manger) was notified of this deficiency. This deficiency was not documented on any plant records. This is a violation of 9 CFR 416.2(a), 416.(b)(1)

Regulation:

416.2(a) The grounds about an establishment must be maintained to prevent conditions that could lead to insanitary conditions, adulteration of product, or interfere with inspection by FSIS program employees. Establishments must have in place a pest management program to prevent the harborage and breeding of pests on the grounds and within establishment facilities. Pest control substances used must be safe and effective under the conditions of use and not be applied or stored in a manner that will result in the adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions.

416.2(b)(1) 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.

 

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