PHILIPSBURG:—The food safety division of the Inspectorate has observed and continues to do so, violations concerning food safety requirements in establishments that are permitted to open to the public during this outbreak.
It is strongly recommended that all open buffets and self- serve condiments offered to the public be terminated without discretion immediately.
These include, but are not limited to self-serve bread service, self-serve juice, coffee stations, and ice cream. Allowing the public to access food at such close proximity and under heightened threat is not recommended and should not continue.
The inspectorate would like the public to use due diligence when