Putting Glass Walls on New York's Slaughterhouses So We Can
See Behind Closed Doors
Josef Meiller Slaughterhouse
Address: 2768 Rt 199, Pine Plains, NY 12567
Establishment No.: m4477
USDA Inspection Reports: 12 Jan 2011
Citation: At approximately 1100 hours while conducting a unscheduled 03J02 task of the establishments Slaughter HACCP records for 01/10/11, it was observed that the establishment was not following documentation procedures in their Slaughter HACCP plan. On the [redacted] CCP1 log sheet it was observed that the initials were omitted from the number of carcasses slaughtered column on the form for the bovine and ovine species slaughtered that day.. The establishments monitoring procedures and frequency states that number of carcasses slaughtered of a species will documented and initialed. The [redacted] Log Sheet / CCP 2, the Number of Carcasses from the Previous Day's Slaughtered Observed column was observed to have the time omitted from the bovine and ovine species slaughtered on 01/11/11. The establishments monitoring procedures and frequency states, the number of carcasses from the previous day's slaughter will be observed in the cooler and number of carcasses observed be documented and initials and time the observation was made be documented on the form. This is a failure to comply with regulation 9 CFR 417.5(b)
417.5(b) Each entry on a record maintained under the HACCP plan shall be made at the time the specific event occurs and include the date and time recorded, and shall be signed or initialed by the establishment employee making the entry.