WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY: Inspection on August 21, 2012

Date: 
August 21, 2012
Location: 
WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY
9455 MAIN STREET
WHITMORE LAKE, MI 48189
Critical Violations: 
4
Non-Critical Violations: 
12
Compliance: 
In Compliance
Comments: 
AN INFORMAL HEARING WILL BE REQUIRED DUE TO CONTINUED CRITICAL VIOLATION OF DATEMARKING - EXPIRED FOODS NOT BEING DISCARDED BY EXPIRATION DATE. PAPERWORK FOR THIS HEARING WILL BE RETURNED TO THE ESTABLISHMENT WITHIN 2 DAYS. PLEASE CONTINUE TO WORK ON THE NON-FOOD CONTACT AREAS, ESPECIALLY FLOORS.
Details: 

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
4-602.13
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Clean Freq, Nonfood-Contact Su
Comments: 
FOUND SEVERAL NON-FOOD CONTACT AREAS THAT NEED CLEANING: BEHIND THE COFFEE MACHINE, BOTTOM SHELF OF SLIDER DOOR UNIT IN BACK HALLWAY, DRY STORAGE ROOM FLOOR, AND THE WALK-IN COOLER FLOOR. TO CORRECT - CLEAN NOW AND KEEP ON A MORE FREQUENT CLEANING SCHEDULE.
Items: 
Nonfood contact surface(s)
Problems: 
Soiled
Corrections: 
Keep clean.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
4-601.11
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
Y
Violation Category: 
Clean Sight/Touch-No Accum/Enc
Comments: 
FOUND THE CAN OPENER TO HAVE AN ACCUMULATION OF FOOD DEBRIS ON IT. CORRECTED - THE PIC THOROUGHLY CLEANED THE CAN OPENER AT THE TIME OF THIS INSPECTION.
Items: 
Food-contact surface(s)
Locations: 
Problems: 
Soiled
Corrections: 
Keep clean.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
4-602.12
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Cooking and Baking Equipment
Comments: 
FOUND THE INTERIOR OF THE MICROWAVE AND THE HOOD FILTERS TO BE IN NEED OF CLEANING. CORRECTED - MICROWAVE INTERIOR WAS THOROUGHLY CLEANED AT THE TIME OF THIS INSPECTION. TO CORRECT - CLEAN HOOD FILTERS NOW AND KEEP ON A MORE FREQUENT CLEANING SCHEDULE.
Items: 
Microwave oven door seals and cavities
Problems: 
Not cleaned
Corrections: 
Clean as required above.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
3-501.18
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
Y
Violation Category: 
Ready-to-Eat Food, Disposition
Comments: 
AGAIN FOUND SEVERAL PHF ITEMS (SOUR CREAM, COTTAGE CHEESE, TUNA SALAD) STORED PAST THEIR EXPIRATION DATES. CORRECTED - PIC DISCARDED ALL EXPIRED FOOD ITEMS. THIS IS THE 3RD TIME IN THE LAST 4 ROUTINE INSPECTIONS THAT THIS VIOLATION HAS BEEN SITED. PREVIOUSLY, RISK CONTROL PLANS HAVE BEEN COMPLETED, AN ADMINISTRATIVE CONFERENCE WAS ALSO HELD REGARDING THIS VIOLATION. BECAUSE OF THE REPETITION OF THIS SAME VIOLATION, AN INFORMAL HEARING WILL BE REQUIRED. FORMAL NOTICE OF THIS HEARING WILL BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED TO THIS ESTABLISHMENT WITHIN 48 HOURS.
Problems: 
Improperly date marked Longer than 7 days stored at 41 degrees f

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
4-901.11
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Equipment and Utensils, Air-Dr
Comments: 
FOUND CLEAN LEXAN PANS TO BE STACKED WET ON THE SHELF NEXT TO THE DISHWASHER. TO CORRECT - ALLOW ALL CLEAN POTS, PANS, UTENSILS, DISHES, ETC. TO COMPLETELY DRY BEFORE STACKING FOR STORAGE.
Items: 
Clean equipment and utensil(s) pots/pans
Locations: 
Shelf
Problems: 
Stored/stacked wet
Corrections: 
Completely air dry all items prior to storage/use.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
6-501.114
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Unnecessary Items and Litter
Comments: 
FOUND SEVERAL OLD PLASTIC LIDS, ETC. STORED IN THE DRY STORAGE ROOM. TO CORRECT - DISCARD THESE ITEMS AS IT IS APPARENT THAT THEY HAVE NOT BEEN USED, ARE STORED ON THE FLOOR WITH OTHER TOOLS, ETC. ON TOP OF THEM. REMOVING UNUSED, ITEMS WILL FREE UP SPACE FOR NEEDED ITEMS.
Items: 
Unnecessary item(s)
Problems: 
Not removed from facility
Corrections: 
Remove from facility/premises.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
4-501.11
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Good Repair and Proper Adjustm
Comments: 
FOUND THE SEAL ON THE WALK-IN FREEZER TO BE IN BAD REPAIR. THE DOOR WAS FROZEN SHUT, THERE IS AN EXCESSIVE AMOUNT OF FROST ON THE DOOR SEAL AND ON FOOD ITEMS. THERE IS A LAYER OF ICE FROM DRIPPING CONDENSATE ON BOXES OF FOOD STORED ON THE TOP SHELF IN THE FREEZER. TO CORRECT - HAVE THE SEAL/GASKET REPAIRED/REPLACED BEFORE THE NEXT ROUTINE INSPECTION. DISCARD FROZEN ICED OVER FOOD ITEMS ON TOP SHELF.
Items: 
Equipment components
Problems: 
In poor repair
Corrections: 
Repair/replace.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
6-202.15
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Outer Openings, Protected
Comments: 
FOUND THE BACK DOOR TO THE KICHEN WITHOUT THE REQUIRED SELF-CLOSING MECHANISM AND THE SCREEN DOOR IS NOT TIGHT-FITTING. TO CORRECT - INSTALL A SELF-CLOSER ON THE BACK DOOR AND REPAIR SCREEN DOOR TO BE BETTER FITTING.
Items: 
Outer opening(s)
Problems: 
Not sealed to prevent pest entry
Corrections: 
Seal to prevent pest entry.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
5-501.17
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Toilet Room Receptacle, Covere
Comments: 
FOUND WOMEN'S RESTROOM NOT HAVING COVERED WASTE RECEPTACLES IN THE STALLS. TO CORRECT - IF WASTE RECEPTACLES ARE PROVIDED IN THE STALLS, THEY MUST HAVE A COVER.
Items: 
Covered waste receptacle(s) in ladies restroom
Locations: 
restroom(s)
Problems: 
Not provided
Corrections: 
Provide.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
4-703.11
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
Y
Violation Category: 
Methods-Hot Water and Chemical
Comments: 
FOUND THE DISHWASHER NOT REACHING 160* F. STRIP NOT TURNING BLACK. TO CORRECT - REPAIRMAN HAD BEEN CALLED EARLIER IN THE MORNING, PIC WAS HAND WASHING DISHES IN 3 COMP SINK AT THE TIME OF THIS INSPECTION. A FOLLOW-UP INSPECTION WILL BE PERFORMED WITH 10 DAYS TO DETERMINE IF DISHWASHER HAS BEEN REPAIRED.
Items: 
Hot water sanitizer
Problems: 
Does not allow surface temperature to reach 160 degrees f
Corrections: 
Provide 170 degree F hot water for sanitizing.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
6-301.14
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Handwashing Signage
Comments: 
REQUIRED HANDWASH SIGNAGE NOT PROVIDED IN MEN'S RESTROOM. TO CORRECT - PROVIDE SIGNAGE IN MEN'S RESTROOM THAT STATES EMPLOYEES MUST WASH THEIR HANDS BEFORE RETURNING TO WORK.
Items: 
Handwashing signage
Problems: 
Not provided
Corrections: 
Provide.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
4-204.112
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Temperature Measuring Devices
Comments: 
NO THERMOMETER WAS FOUND IN THE BAR REFRIGERATOR WHERE MILK IS STORED. TO CORRECT - PROVIDE REQUIRED THERMOMETER IN REFRIGERATOR IN BAR.
Items: 
Thermometer(s) refrigeration
Problems: 
Not provided
Corrections: 
Provide.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
4-502.11
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Good Repair and Calibration
Comments: 
FOUND THE ONLY PROBE THERMOMETER IN KITCHEN TO NOT BE CALIBRATED, READING 6* F HIGH. TO CORRECT - PROVIDE PROBE THERMOMETER THAT IS CALIBRATED CORRECTLY.
Items: 
Food thermometer(s) probe
Problems: 
Not calibrated
Corrections: 
Calibrate in accordance with manufacturer specifications.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
3-501.16
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
Y
Violation Category: 
Hot and cold holding
Comments: 
FOUND CHILI IN THE STEAM TABLE HOLDING @ 128* F. CORRECTED - CHILI WAS REMOVED FROM STEAM TABLE AND PLACED IN A PAN ON THE STOVE TO REACH THE REQUIRED 165*F. CHILI HAD BEEN PLACED IN THE STEAM TABLE DIRECTLY FROM REFRIGERATION. PIC WAS EDUCATED REGARDING BRINGING PHF FROM REFRIGERATION UP TO REQUIRED REHEAT TEMP OF 165* F ON THE STOVE BEFORE PLACING IN THE STEAM TABLE.
Items: 
Hot food item(s)
Locations: 
steam table
Problems: 
Stored below 135 degrees F
Corrections: 
Store above 135 degrees F.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
3-305.11
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Food storage
Comments: 
FOUND CASES OF BEER STORED DIRECTLY ON THE FLOOR IN THE BEER WIC. TO CORRECT - ALL CASES MUST BE STORED AT LEAST 6" ABOVE THE FLOOR TO FACILITATE CLEANING UNDERNEATH. PROVIDE DUNNAGE RACKS TO STORE CASES.
Items: 
Food item(s) in storage
Problems: 
Stored on floor or less than 6 inches above floor
Corrections: 
Store at least 6 inches above the floor.

WHITMORE LANES INC & CONEY

Violation: 
4-602.11
Violation Type: 
Violation
Critical: 
N
Violation Category: 
Cleaning Freq.,Food Contact Su
Comments: 
FOUND POPCORN MACHINE IN BOWLING ALLEY TO HAVE AN ACCUMULATION OF GREASE AND POPCORN DEBRIS IN IT. TO CORRECT - CLEAN NOW AND KEEP ON A MORE FREQUENT CLEANING SCHEDULE.
Items: 
Food-contact surface(s) used for nonpotentially hazardous food(s)
Locations: 
pop corn machine
Problems: 
Not cleaned when contaminated
Corrections: 
Clean properly when contaminated.