Red Zone Grill - Inspection Report

Inspection Information:


Facility Type:Full Service Restaurant
Inspection type:Risk Factor Assessment
Inspection date:November 15, 2012
Number of critical violations:5
Number of non-critical violations:  1

Definition of critical and non critical violations

Violations:


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

Code   Observation / Corrective Action
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.
5-205.11(B)  Corrected During Inspection Observed the handsink at the bar being used as a trash receptacle - bottle lids.
Handsinks are to be used only for washing hands to encourage proper hand washing and to prevent contamination of cleaned hands.
3-302.11(A)(2)  Corrected During Inspection Critical Different types of raw animal foods stored in such a manner that may cause cross contamination as follows:Observed raw chicken stored over raw beef in the True glass door refrigerator
Raw animal foods shall be sorted by their "type" and cooking temperatures while in storage inside a refrigerator or freezer. For example, if using ONE shelving unit for storage of ONLY raw foods, the foods shall be sorted in this manner: 1) raw poultry (chicken, turkey, or duck) shall be stored on the BOTTOM shelf (165F cook temperature), 2) raw ground beef and ground pork shall be stored on the shelf above poultry (155F cook temperature), and 3) raw pork (chops, ribs), seafood, and shell eggs shall be stored on the top shelf above beef (145F cook temperature).
4-501.114(A)  Corrected During Inspection Critical When tested, the low temperature, chemical sanitizing warewashing machine was observed with a sanitizing rinse concentration of less than 50 ppm chlorine solution.
Immediately discontinue use of the dishmachine. Until the machine is adequately repaired, set up the three-compartment sink to manually wash, rinse and sanitize food-contact surfaces using a sanitizing solution at the proper concentration of at least 50 to 100 ppm total chlorine.
4-702.11  Corrected During Inspection Critical The food-contact surfaces of the following equipment were not observed sanitized: Glasses
All utensils and food-contact surfaces of equipment shall be sanitized before use and after cleaning.
3-501.16(A)(2)(a)  Corrected During Inspection Critical The following food items were observed cold holding at improper temperatures using a calibrated food temperature measuring device:Observed shredded cheddar cheese at 44F, raw beef at 44F in the True glass door refrigerator - MOVED ALL PHF FOOD FROM THE REFRIGERATOR AND PLACED IN A REFRIGERATOR CAPABLE OF MAINTAINING THE FOOD AT 41F
Potentially hazardous foods (time/temperature control for safety food) shall be held cold at a temperature of 41F or below unless the permit holder is using "time as public health control" as specified under 3-501.19 to limit bacteria growth.

Comments:


Today’s inspection was to conduct a Risk Factor Assessment. Thank you for accompanying me through the inspection as your participation allows me to clarify information and identify areas where your processes may need further attention or assessment. It has been a pleasure to serve you today. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call 703-246-2444. Thank You.