SafetyChain Software’s April FSMA Fridays Session on Sanitary Transportation Rule Recording Now Available

Recap of April FSMA Fridays session, featuring Dr. David Acheson and The Acheson Group team, is accessible on “Transforming Food Safety & Quality Operations Blog”

SafetyChain Software, leaders in food safety and quality management solutions that automate, streamline and improve food safety and quality programs at all points along a company’s supply chain, is pleased to release the April recording of SafetyChain’s FSMA Fridays session on Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food.

The April FSMA Fridays session with Dr. David Acheson and The TAG team, began with a FSMA update followed by a discussion on the Final Rule on Sanitary Transportation, including:

  • The general purpose of the Sanitary Transportation Rule
  • Who is covered by the rule
  • Which entities are excluded from the rule
  • Key requirements for shippers
  • Key requirements for loaders and carriers
  • What receivers have to do to comply
  • Compliance dates

Following the session, The Acheson Group team answered audience questions live.

April’s FSMA Friday’s session highlights are now posted on the Transforming Food Safety & Quality Operations Blog at

The session recording can be access here:

Upcoming topics and dates for 2016 FSMA Fridays session are as follows:
May 20: Food Safety Plans – HACCP to HARPC
June 24: Final Rule for Food Defense
July 29: Environmental Control Programs

For information on how SafetyChain Software’s leading food safety and quality management solutions help companies automate a FSMA-Ready food safety plan, please visit:

About FSMA Fridays

SafetyChain’s FSMA Fridays is an online, interactive forum that helps the food and beverage industry stay up-to-date on FDA’s Food Safety and Modernization Act (FSMA). This popular monthly series with more than 2,000 ongoing registrants features FSMA icon Dr. David Acheson and The Acheson Group’s (TAG) food safety team, who address pre-submitted and live questions from the audience, on a schedule of FSMA related topics. More information and to register, visit: Once registered, participants receive archives to all past events and are automatically registered for all future FSMA Friday topics.

About SafetyChain Software
SafetyChain Software is the leading provider of food safety and quality assurance (FSQA) management solutions. The SafetyChain FSQA Operating System enables FSQA teams to dramatically improve operations by ensuring supplier compliance and food safety and quality program execution. With SafetyChain, customers are able catch and manage issues earlier, respond quickly to audits and inquiries plus more effectively evaluate performance across their operations for ongoing, continuous improvement. SafetyChain’s affordable, cloud-based solution delivers hard-dollar ROI for food industry companies throughout the supply chain – suppliers/growers, manufacturers, distributors and food service/retail.

SafetyChain Software and FSMA Fridays are registered trademarks of SafetyChain Software Inc. All rights reserved.

About The Acheson Group (TAG)
Global food supplies, changing consumer expectations and expanding regulations are creating more risk for food companies. The Acheson Group’s mission is to work with food companies, and those that provide technology to food companies, to help manage this changing risk outlook. TAG is able to offer quality, strategic consulting due to the diverse nature, training and experience of its team. TAG seeks to be valued advisors to its clients by building a very close relationship that brings together an environment of good communication through a significant amount of direct client interaction.