The national association of Italian veterinarians organizes a food alert simulation for 150 experts from the ASL and food companies. The simulation will be done in Cremona on June 7th. The case of contamination covered by the exercise will be communicated via streaming from Rome, simulating a real alert with consequent activation of all the actions that lead to the withdrawal of the food product.
The training will be attended by representatives of the Authority of Parma (Efsa), officials of the Ministry of Health and managers of the major companies. There will be 10 tables where doctors and veterinarians from public health, NAS and industry experts will work on a case, simulating what is happening in Germany.
The simulation will be followed by a crisis unit in Rome in constant audio and video connection, which releases communications and information every two hours to be screened and supported with concrete actions on the territory. In the group of experts and tutors also a communication expert.