Accountability. Share practice and knowledge. A corporate culture that values food safety shows employees directly and indirectly that food safety is important and necessary to be successful in the company. This influences the behaviour of employees and helps to ensure that they act appropriately. Für diesen Zweck hat GFSI sog. Communication. Die Global Food Safety Initiative wurde im Jahr 2000 ins Leben gerufen mit dem Ziel, gemeinschaftliche Lösungen für kollektive Bedenken im Bereich Lebensmittelsicherheit zu finden. Why is food safety culture so important? Leadership – It starts from the top. As such, the timely publication of the Global Food Safety Initiative’s (GFSI)10 position paper provides a compelling framework indicative of food safety culture excellence and a food business pathway to positive habitual and systematic behaviours. Findings At the most general level, the report provides the FSA with an insight into key considerations to include in a potential food safety culture initiative/programme/platform. GFSI soll Auditkriterien vereinheitlichen, Lebensmittelrisiken und Kosten senken und dabei das Vertrauen in die gesamte Lieferkette stärken. Employee confidence - Managers demonstrate visible commitment- Walk the talk. Follow best practice- Understand drivers of behaviour. guidance, holistically demonstrating ‘good’ food safety culture in practice, was rare. 18 Monate Arbeit, 35 Mitglieder aus 12 Ländern, 54 Seiten – die Globale Initiative für Lebensmittelsicherheit (GFSI) veröffentlichte im April 2018 ihr neues Positionspapier zu einer Kultur der Lebensmittelsicherheit. Delivering a food safety culture. According to the Global Food Safety Initiative’s (GFSI) new guidance document, a strong food safety culture depends on five key dimensions: Vision and Mission, People, Consistency, Adaptability, and Hazards and Risk Awareness. The GFSI document identifies 5 organizational dimensions structured for Food Safety Culture and then characterized by their sub-dimensions, as shown in Figure 1. 3. To answer this question, the report undertakes a rapid review of selected food safety culture frameworks. Culture of Food Safety with GFSI’s New Guidance Document Mike Robach, Chair of Board of Directors, GFSI Dr. Lone Jespersen, Principal, Cultivate Laura Nelson, VP of Food Safety Alliances, Alchemy Andrew Clarke, Senior Manager of Food Auditing, Subway • Andrew Clarke • Sr. food safety culture frameworks? Does your food safety culture leverage all of these critical components?
The full GFSI document “A Culture of Food Safety” is available for download here. However, the gap that still needs to be filled is how one can assess the organization’s commitment to the Food Safety Culture, how to identify the company’s current point and aspects (dimensions / sub-dimensions) that need to be advanced.
Food Safety is what happens when you are not there !