Inspection Donegal McDonald’s; Both Ice machine have black debris inside freezing units and holding areas, employees touching there face and mask with gloves and not washing there hands or changing there gloves

Inspection Donegal McDonald’s; Both Ice machine have black debris inside freezing units and holding areas, employees touching there face and mask with gloves and not washing there hands or changing there gloves

Donegal, PA

McDonald’s Restaurant

3612 STATE ROUTE 31
Donegal, PA 15628
724-593-5500

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratory Services conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 1/7/2021. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations McDonald’s Restaurant was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 9 violations were found.

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

  • 3 bowl sink has a hose attachment that is hanging below the flood rim of the sink and not an appropriate air gap.
  • Bug light was observed to be over food preparation counter.
  • Observed employees/managers in food prep without hair restraints on.
  • Ice Cream dispensing machine and Frappé machine, a food contact surface, was observed to have food residue and was not clean to sight and touch.
  • Observed Both Ice machine having black debris inside freezing units and holding areas. Remove ice from sale immediately, Clean and sanitize machine prior to operation or using ice. Both units where shut down until cleaned and sanitized.
  • Observed the floor throughout the kitchen is not being cleaned on a daily basis as required as evident by the accumulation of food, debris and grease underneath of equipment.
  • The Person in Charge does not have adequate knowledge of food safety in this food facility as evidenced by this non-compliant inspection.
  • Observed employees touching their face and mask with gloves and not washing their hands or changing their gloves.
  • Back-flow preventer on mop sink is not functioning properly (leaking).
  • Drain pipe leaking at dishwasher.
  • Door sweep back door has approx. 1 inch gap along the side allowing the possible entrance of vermin