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Eat, Drink and Be Wary (Food Safety: Jack in the Box Restaurants) #170349

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 17, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The issue of food safety reintroduced; details given of problems with E.coli bacteria that began in 1993; ABC News poll findings on the public's view of food safety.

(Fort Worth, Texas: George Strait) Safety measures taken by Jack in the Box restaurants since 1993 when three children died from contaminated meat featured; details given of the company's intricate safety system; scenes shown from the meat plant in Fort Worth, Texas. [Jack in the Box restaurants Dr. David THENO, Agriculture Secretary Dan GLICKMAN - comment on meat safety regulations.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tomorrow's food safety story previewed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Recall by "Readers Digest" of its Christmas guidebook because of incomplete food instructions reported.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Strait, George
Duration:
00:05:10

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