Smashburger #1243 - Inspection Report

Inspection Information:

Facility Type:Fast Food Restaurant
Inspection type:Risk Factor Assessment
Inspection date:November 16, 2012
Number of critical violations:1
Number of non-critical violations:  2

Definition of critical and non critical violations


A summary of the violations found during the inspection are listed below.

Code   Observation / Corrective Action
46-37(a)-(h)   The Person in Charge (PIC) has proof of successful completion of an approved Certified Food Manager (CFM) exam but does not possess the Northern Virginia Certified Food Manager certificate (photo card) issued by ORS Interactive, Inc.
Obtain the photo identification card from ORS Interactive, Inc. (see handout provided) within 10 business days to avoid further enforcement action. A copy of the photo identification card can be faxed to my attention (Area 7 inspector) at (703) 385-9568.
2-201.11(A)(1)-(5)  Corrected During Inspection Critical Upon discussion with the person-in-charge, one or more of the elements of an effective employee health policy is either missing or incomplete. A complete employee health policy is required to be in place at the food establishment. At the time of this inspection, the Health Department provided and reviewed handouts and resource information in a red folder labeled "Employee Health Policy."
A complete employee health policy must have the following elements: 1) Employee training on foodborne illness, particularly symptoms of illness and prevention of the Big Five illnesses (see "What is Foodborne Illness" handout); and 2) Documentation that employees have been instructed of their responsibility to report symptoms of, diagnosis of or exposure to foodborne illness to management (see "Employee Illness Reporting Agreement" handout); and 3) A management plan to restrict or exclude employees, as applicable, who have symptoms, diagnosis or exposure to foodborne illness (see "Employee Illness Decision Guide for PIC/CFM" handout). The information provided at the time of this inspection will help you develop and implement this policy. Handouts are available in the following languages: English, Arabic, Chinese (traditional), Farsi, Hindi, Korean, Spanish, Thai, Urdu and Vietnamese. If you have any questions about your employee health policy, please contact your area inspector or contact the Health Department at 703-246-2444, TTY 703-591-6435.
6-301.14  Corrected During Inspection Observed that sign or poster that notifies food employees to wash their hands is not provided at all handwashing sinks used by food employees.
Provide a sign or poster at all handwashing sinks used by food employees that reminds food employees to wash their hands.


The purpose of this visit is a risk factor assessment. Thank you for your time. Please fax a Northern Virginia Certified Food Manager photo card to "Area 7 inspector" at Fax # 703-385-9568. Please remember to write "Smashburger" on the fax.