Food safety

Risk management and food safety

Consultation report


Risk Management and Food Safety

Publication details

Publication date: 1997
Languages: English, French, Spanish



This report considers the entire scope of the application of risk management to food safety matters, including the interaction between risk management and risk assessment, and between risk management and risk communication.

The primary goal of the management of risks associated with food is to protect public health by controlling such risks as effectively as possible through the selection and implementation of appropriate measures.