Codex – Proposed draft Guidance for the Management of Biological Foodborne crises/outbreaks 2019-08-17

Dear all,


Please see attached here:

fh51_07e Management of Biological Foodborne Outbreaks

comments template

proposed draft guidance for the management of biological foodborne crises/outbreaks to be discussed at the upcoming Codex Committee on Food Hygiene (CCFH) meeting scheduled to take place in November 2019.


Your comments on the recommendations by the EWG and/or any other inputs on the document will be highly appreciated. If you do not have any comments, kindly indicate as such. Please use the attached template for comments.


Deadline for comments: on or before 17 September 2019.


Thank you.



Shirley Parring

Assistant Director: Biological Safety

National Department of Health

Directorate: Food Control

Tel: 012 395 8787

Fax: 0866322942