A photo of a can good with label reading Food Safety After a Flood

Food Safety in Flooding Emergencies

The Flood’s Over – Now What? When flooding has occurred, food safety begins.  Never take a chance with food that may have been contaminated.  Food-borne bacteria often cannot be detected by taste, smell or appearance.  If in doubt – throw it out! Flood water often contains sewage from municipal systems, septic tanks, lagoons and pastures. […]