Food safety, health session set for Oct. 4

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The community will have an opportunity to learn more about foodborne illnesses and other food-related topics at a free workshop on Oct. 4.

Several local health and agriculture organizations are holding a learning session as part of Healthcare Food Service Week.

The Chatham Co. Health Department's Environmental Health Division; Memorial Health, St. Joseph's/Candler and the Department of Agriculture will provide details on how to interpret restaurant inspections and get tips for safe food handling, diet and nutrition.

The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oglethorpe Mall. For more information, call 912.356.2160.

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