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Incident Contingency Plan (Food Standards Agency) - TSI / ACTSO joint response - January 2014

TSI / ACTSO response (PDF 549 KB). TSI and the Association of Chief Trading Standards Officers are disappointed that the revised incident plan fails to identify food fraud and authenticity as a strong thread running through the plan. The lack of consideration of the criminal aspects of a food incident can be seen through a number of absences perceived throughout the document.