FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

12 October 2018

How many times have you had complaints after someone has had an allergic reaction to  food or drink  in a food or drink outlet in your area in:

 

  • 2017-2018
  • 2016-2017
  • 2015-2016

 

For each instance please let us know:

 

  • What reaction the person buying the food or drink had?
  • Was it down to mislabelling or inadequate labelling? 
  • Was it down to contamination? 
  • What was the food or drink that was bought?
  • What outlet it was bought from?
  • The date it was bought?
  • What was the ingredient missed off of/misrepresented on the food or drink’s labelling?  
  • What action was taken by trading standards?
  • Did the instance result in the death of the person who consumed food/drink? 


East Herts Council Response

15 October 2018

Freedom of Information Act –  Information Request –

Further to your Freedom of Information request regarding:Food complaints

Food complaints for alergic reactions would be directed to trading standards

This is a function carried out by Hertfordshire County Council therefore your request should be sent to [email protected]

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire

Telephone 01625 545 700

https://ico.org.uk/

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

I apologise that your request cannot be met and should you have any further queries or information needs in the future then please contact me.

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

Thank you for your request.