Jump to content

  • Quick Navigation
Photo
- - - - -

Is it ok to have a production office near the packaging area?


  • You cannot start a new topic
  • Please log in to reply
3 replies to this topic

#1 Qc man

Qc man

    Grade - AIFSQN

  • IFSQN Associate
  • 41 posts
  • 0 thanks
0
Neutral

  • Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Arabia

Posted 08 September 2020 - 11:09 AM

dear all 

 

we are bakery factory and I would like to ask if allowed to make small office near the PACKAGING AREA  for packaging supervisor, is that allowed or not and what regulation and standard for that to make office near the PACKAGING AREA 

 

 

thank 



#2 SQFconsultant

SQFconsultant

    SQFconsultant

  • IFSQN Fellow
  • 3,646 posts
  • 928 thanks
800
Excellent

  • United States
    United States
  • Gender:Male
  • Interests:American Patriot
    WWG1WGA
    Never give up, never give in - allways win!
    Melbourne, Florida USA

Posted 08 September 2020 - 12:59 PM

Yes, with safeguards. and I am assuming your mean in a non-gmp area. We have clients with offices off of production and packaging - sides of the building, door open inward to the office.


Kind regards,
Glenn Oster
 
GOC BUSINESS GROUP | SQF System Development & Implementation Consulting | eConsultant Retainer
Diverse Organic Microgreens & Two Cows Make Cheese | HempWorx | Internal Auditor Training | Remote SQF-GAP Analysis
 

 

Serving the New Republic of the United States of America - 

www.GlennOster.com

 

 


#3 Charles.C

Charles.C

    Grade - FIFSQN

  • IFSQN Moderator
  • 18,453 posts
  • 5166 thanks
1,155
Excellent

  • Earth
    Earth
  • Gender:Male
  • Interests:SF
    TV
    Movies

Posted 08 September 2020 - 02:39 PM

dear all 

 

we are bakery factory and I would like to ask if allowed to make small office near the PACKAGING AREA  for packaging supervisor, is that allowed or not and what regulation and standard for that to make office near the PACKAGING AREA 

 

 

thank 

 

Hi Qcman,

 

It might relate to any specific local regulatory Standard  but, offhand, a typical safety requirement would be that the insertion not create any significant contamination risk with respect to the food product. The latter will likely depend on the product/personnel flowchart patterns.


Kind Regards,

 

Charles.C


#4 QCYFH

QCYFH

    Grade - MIFSQN

  • IFSQN Member
  • 159 posts
  • 39 thanks
26
Excellent

  • United Kingdom
    United Kingdom
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:United Kingdom

Posted 09 September 2020 - 09:53 AM

Hi QC man.

 

Our office door opens into the production areas, so it is right next to it. Separate room - completely fine, ensure there are things like hand-washing, hair net dispenser etc. nearby. 

 

If you mean can you situate an office 'area' within the packaging area - as in not a separate room - just ensure there is nothing that could cause contamination / goes against already implemented policies and procedures. 






0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users