Allergy

Stronger focus: FSA will work towards better food safety controls

Food safety controls to be ramped up by local authorities

By Nicholas Robinson

Food safeguards and allergen protection for consumers will be moved up a gear by local authorities, and will be core to delivering a better system of control to ensure a higher level of confidence in UK food.

Allergy UK CEO Carla Jones said scheme would recognise operators going above and beyond legislation

Allergen Legislation

Allergies: new scheme to help operators

By Daniel Woolfson

Allergy UK has launched a new accreditation scheme aimed at helping UK operators cater better to customers with food allergies and intolerances.

Allergens legislation: Are you ready?

Tips to help avoid allergen trouble

By Poppleston Allen

The new Allergy Awareness Regulations have come into force - this is very relevant, bearing in mind that one in 50 young infants has a nut allergy and one adult in 100 has a food allergy of some description.

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A menu catering for nut-allergy sufferers could make your pub stand out from the crowd, says Stephen Crawley The House of Lords recently reported on...