Greensburg’s Fort Allen Frosty Shack fumbles third straight regular food safety inspection with 8 violations, hand wash sink turned off

Greensburg’s Fort Allen Frosty Shack fumbles third straight regular food safety inspection with 8 violations, hand wash sink turned off

Greensburg, PA

Fort Allen Frosty Shack

RR 6 BOX 59 RTE 136
GREENSBURG, PA 15601
724-836-8550

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture¬† conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 6/5/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the Fort Allen Frosty Shack was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 8 violations were found.

This latest inspection marks the third straight annual inspection the Fort Allen Frosty Shack has failed to be found, “In Compliance.”

06/17/2019 Follow-up In  
05/17/2019 Regular Out Violation(s) 5
05/22/2018 Follow-up In  
05/15/2018 Regular Out Violation(s) 7

The inspector made the following comments in support of the violations found during the inspection:

  • Souffle cups located in ice cream condiment bins are stored with food contact surfaces exposed to hand contact when retrieved by food employees. 3RD REPEAT VIOLATION (5/15/18 & 5/17/19)
  • Plumbing system not maintained in good repair – observed handwash sink in prep/warewash not able to drain due to clogged drain.
  • Plumbing system not maintained in good repair – observed handwash sink underneath basin at the prep/warewash area leaking.
  • The handwash sink in the employee bathroom does not have single use towels, continuous towels, or air drying device.
  • The Person in Charge does not have adequate knowledge of food safety in this food facility as evidenced by this non-compliant inspection.
  • Observed microwave in back prep area with a heavy accumulation of dried food inside.
  • Side door to the outside, located in the back prep/warewash area of the food facility is not self-closing and does not protect against the entry of insects, rodents, and other animals because of large gap in screen.
  • Observed handwash sink in prep/warewash area was turned off. CORRECTED ON SITE