Health Report #111330

Establishment Name: Haifa Falafel
Report Date: 08/29/2012
Violation Type Violation Category Violation Items Violation Locations Violation Problems Violation Comments
Critical Backflow prevention N/A N/A N/A The new ice machine that was installed does not have any of the drain lines properly air gapped. By sept 14, 2012, have all drain lines permanently secured with an air gap of at least 1" above the top of the spill rim of the mop sink. I will be back to verify this on 9/14/12
Critical Working containers, Common Nam N/A N/A N/A I found 2 spray bottles that were not labelled with common name of contents. Always keep labelled. Corrected by doing such.
Normal Good Repair and Calibration N/A N/A N/A Your thermometer was off by 12*f too low. Also, you cannot read it. Obtain a new thermometer, suggest a quality digital one.
Normal Kitchenware and Tableware N/A N/A N/A Please store plastic tableware with handles all in same direction
Normal Food in Contact with Water or N/A N/A N/A Staff had a can of beverage immersed in the ice within the ice bin. Do not allow this.
Normal Employee Accommodations, Desig N/A N/A N/A Staff are storing their personal clothing, hats, shoes, etc with food product. Provide an area for personal stuff in the mop sink room. Move coat hanger into this room.
Normal Food storage N/A N/A N/A You need to get some more storage racks with 6" clearance to floor to store foods and food contact items on. Boxed product on floor in walk in cooler. Also, keep stuff off floors under storage racks so the floors can be swept and mopped.
Normal In-Use Utensils/Between-Storag N/A N/A N/A I found the ice scoop on an unclean surface in the back room and a scoop handle in contact with ice in front cooler. I want you to keep scoop in a clean container or scoop holder between uses.