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Year 2019, Volume 5, Issue 2, 112 - 120, 01.04.2019
https://doi.org/10.3153/FH19012

Abstract

References

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DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF FOOD SAFETY AWARENESS AMONG FOOD PROFESSIONALS: A CASE STUDY OF TURKEY AND NIGERIA

Year 2019, Volume 5, Issue 2, 112 - 120, 01.04.2019
https://doi.org/10.3153/FH19012

Abstract

In this study, 284 food professionals including chefs and students of food science-related courses were surveyed to determine their level of business regarding allergens in foods and food safety in general were determined through questionnaire survey. A questionnaire comprising of 19 questions covering specific food safety issues and allergens in foods were used to collect information for the study through face to face interviews. Interviews were conducted for 284 people in Nigeria and Turkey.   One hundred and ninety-five (68.7 %) of the respondents were from Turkey whereas 89 (31.3 %) were from Nigeria.  Out of the 68.7% respondents from Turkey; 68.7% were students and 31.3% were chefs. The 31.3 % respondents from Nigeria were 33.7% students and 66.3% chefs. The result of the study indicated that the findings of scientific studies on food safety have not been directly applied by the people working in the food sector. Additionally, the knowledge level of the gastronomy and culinary arts students on food safety and allergens are higher than the restaurant chefs that prepare foods for the consumers. The restaurant as a significant part of the food chain industry must be well-prepared to face an increasing number of clients with food allergies.

References

  • Anna, M., Richard, J.M. (2007). Food Safety A Practical and Case Study Approach. New York, NY: Science and Business Media, p. 7-8, ISBN-13: 978-0387335094
  • Branum, AM., Susan, L., Lukacks, D.O. (2008). Food allergy among U.S. Children: trends in prevalence and hospitalizations. NCHS Data Brief, No:10, Retrieved from https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db10.pdf (accessed 10.01.2017)
  • Burke, T., Young, I., Papadopoulos, A. (2016). Assessing food safety knowledge and preferred information sources among 19–29 year olds. Food Control, 69, 83-89.
  • Food Standards Agency (2007). Consumer attitudes to food standards: Wave 8 UK Report Final. Available at: http://www.foodbase.org.uk/admintools/reportdocuments/441-1-777_cas2007ukreport.pdf (accessed 06.07.2017).
  • Food Standards Agency (2013). Guidance on Advice on food allergen labeling Information. Available at: https://www.food.gov.uk/sites/default/files/multimedia/pdfs/publication/allergy-leaflet.pdf (accessed 28.03. 2017).
  • Gong, S., Wang, X., Yang, Y., Bai, L. (2016). Knowledge of food safety and handling in households: A survey of food handlers in Mainland China. Food Control, 64, 45-53.
  • Hassan, H. F., Dimassi, H. (2014). Food safety and handling knowledge and practices of Lebanese university students. Food Control, 40, 127-133.
  • Hattersley, S., Ward, R., Baka, A., Crevel, R. W. (2014). Advances in the risk management of unintended presence of allergenic foods in manufactured food products–An overview. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 67, 255-261.
  • Jespersen, L., Griffiths, M., Maclaurin, T., Chapman, B., Wallace, C. A. (2016). Measurement of food safety culture using survey and maturity profiling tools. Food Control, 66, 174-182.
  • Kabacık, M. (2013). Determınıng the food safety knowledge level of the kıtchen staff workıng for 4 and 5 star hotel kıtchens. Ordu Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Araştırmaları Dergisi, 4(7), 112-127.
  • Kunadu, A. P. H., Ofosu, D. B., Aboagye, E., Tano-Debrah, K. (2016). Food safety knowledge, attitudes and self-reported practices of food handlers in institutional foodservice in Accra, Ghana. Food Control, 69, 324-330.
  • Kunadu, A. P. H., Ofosu, D. B., Aboagye, E., Tano-Debrah, K. (2016). Food safety knowledge, attitudes and self-reported practices of food handlers in institutional food service in Accra, Ghana. Food Control, 69, 324-330.
  • Lee, Y. M., Xu, H. (2015). Food allergy knowledge, attitudes, and preparedness among restaurant managerial staff. Journal of Foodservice Business Research, 18(5), 454-469.
  • Marshall, R. J. (Ed.). (2007). Food safety: a practical and case study approach (Vol. 1). Springer Science & Business Media, p.38-40, ISBN- 10:0-387-33509.9
  • Ovca, A., Jevšnik, M., Raspor, P. (2014). Food safety awareness, knowledge and practices among students in Slovenia. Food Control, 42, 144-151.
  • Pratten, J., Towers, N. (2004). Food allergies and the UK catering industry: a study of the training needs for the industry to serve those with food allergies. Journal of European Industrial Training, 28(6), 490-498.
  • Ronald, H.S. Gary, E.R. (2002). Food Safety Handbook (p. 1-10). New Jersey, NJ: John Wiley & Sons Inc. ISBN 0-471-21064-1
  • Santich, B. (2004). The study of gastronomy and its relevance to hospitality education and training. International Journal of Hospitality Management, 23(1), 15-24.
  • Smigic, N., Djekic, I., Martins, M. L., Rocha, A., Sidiropoulou, N., Kalogianni, E. P. (2016). The level of food safety knowledge in food establishments in three European countries. Food Control, 63, 187-194.
  • Webb, M., Morancie, A. (2015). Food safety knowledge of foodservice workers at a university campus by education level, experience, and food safety training. Food Control, 50, 259-264.
  • Woh, P. Y., Thong, K. L., Behnke, J. M., Lewis, J. W., Zain, S. N. M. (2016). Evaluation of basic knowledge on food safety and food handling practices amongst migrant food handlers in Peninsular Malaysia. Food Control, 70, 64-73. Zhang, Y., Zhu, L., Li, S., Zhang, J., She, T., Yan, J., Li, H. (2016). Identification of the major allergenic epitopes of Eriocheir sinensis roe hemocyanin: A novel tool for food allergy diagnoses. Molecular Immunology, 74, 125-132.

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Primary Language English
Subjects Food Science and Technology
Journal Section Research Articles
Authors

Osman ÇAVUŞ (Primary Author)
Abant İzzet Baysal University, Department of Gastronomy and Culinary Arts, Turkey
0000-0002-9815-4424
Türkiye


Balarabe B. ISMAİL This is me
Bayero University, Department of Food Science and Technology, Faculty of Agriculture, Kano
0000-0002-0153-4333
Nigeria


Fügen DURLU ÖZKAYA
Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University, Department of Gastronomy and Culinary Arts
0000-0003-2893-9557
Türkiye

Publication Date April 1, 2019
Application Date May 17, 2018
Acceptance Date October 14, 2018
Published in Issue Year 2019, Volume 5, Issue 2

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Bibtex @research article { jfhs424558, journal = {Food and Health}, issn = {}, eissn = {2602-2834}, address = {Vidin Caddesi No:28 D:4 Kocamustafapaşa 34107 Fatih İstanbul}, publisher = {Özkan ÖZDEN}, year = {2019}, pages = {112 - 120}, doi = {10.3153/FH19012}, title = {DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF FOOD SAFETY AWARENESS AMONG FOOD PROFESSIONALS: A CASE STUDY OF TURKEY AND NIGERIA}, key = {cite}, author = {Çavuş, Osman and Ismail, Balarabe B. and Durlu Özkaya, Fügen} }
APA Çavuş, O. , Ismail, B. B. & Durlu Özkaya, F. (2019). DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF FOOD SAFETY AWARENESS AMONG FOOD PROFESSIONALS: A CASE STUDY OF TURKEY AND NIGERIA . Food and Health , 5 (2) , 112-120 . DOI: 10.3153/FH19012
MLA Çavuş, O. , Ismail, B. B. , Durlu Özkaya, F. "DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF FOOD SAFETY AWARENESS AMONG FOOD PROFESSIONALS: A CASE STUDY OF TURKEY AND NIGERIA" . Food and Health 5 (2019 ): 112-120 <http://jfhs.scientificwebjournals.com/en/pub/jfhs/article/424558>
Chicago Çavuş, O. , Ismail, B. B. , Durlu Özkaya, F. "DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF FOOD SAFETY AWARENESS AMONG FOOD PROFESSIONALS: A CASE STUDY OF TURKEY AND NIGERIA". Food and Health 5 (2019 ): 112-120
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ISNAD Çavuş, Osman , Ismail, Balarabe B. , Durlu Özkaya, Fügen . "DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF FOOD SAFETY AWARENESS AMONG FOOD PROFESSIONALS: A CASE STUDY OF TURKEY AND NIGERIA". Food and Health 5 / 2 (April 2019): 112-120 . https://doi.org/10.3153/FH19012
AMA Çavuş O. , Ismail B. B. , Durlu Özkaya F. DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF FOOD SAFETY AWARENESS AMONG FOOD PROFESSIONALS: A CASE STUDY OF TURKEY AND NIGERIA. Food Health. 2019; 5(2): 112-120.
Vancouver Çavuş O. , Ismail B. B. , Durlu Özkaya F. DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF FOOD SAFETY AWARENESS AMONG FOOD PROFESSIONALS: A CASE STUDY OF TURKEY AND NIGERIA. Food and Health. 2019; 5(2): 112-120.
IEEE O. Çavuş , B. B. Ismail and F. Durlu Özkaya , "DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF FOOD SAFETY AWARENESS AMONG FOOD PROFESSIONALS: A CASE STUDY OF TURKEY AND NIGERIA", Food and Health, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 112-120, Apr. 2019, doi:10.3153/FH19012

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