Two executives of a Florida insurance firm have started a practice focusing on food safety risk.
A division of Lykes Insurance, the new firm offers food contamination and recall expertise to food-related businesses governed under the Food Safety Modernization Act, according to a news release.
Services include risk assessments about the potential for food contamination and recalls, and plans to help affected food industry businesses become compliant with the law, including reporting procedures, according to the release.
Taulbee is a Lykes senior vice president and Tritt a vice president.
Other services are maintenance of food-safety plans, hazard analyses, preventive controls, monitoring processes, corrective actions and verification demands, according to the release.
The new company plans to serve clients primarily in central and south Florida from its Fort Myers, Tampa, Fla., and Winter Park, Fla., offices, according to the release.