Food Safety Public Service Announcements

View the various video food safety public service announcements available from FSIS.

NOTE: For more videos and the most recent content, visit our YouTube channel: 


cleaning The Importance of Cleaning and Washing During Food Preparation (Jul 17, 2015; YouTube)
Illness-causing bacteria can survive in many places around your kitchen, including your hands, utensils, and cutting boards.

thermometer use The Importance of Cooking to a Safe Internal Temperature and How to Use a Food Thermometer (Jul 17, 2015; YouTube)
The only way to know food has been cooked to a safe internal temperature is to use a food thermometer.

thawing image How to Thaw Foods Properly (Jul 17, 2015; YouTube)
There are three safe ways to thaw food: in the refrigerator, in cold water, and in the microwave oven.

Digital thermometer checking temperature of hanmburger patty Grilling Like a PRO (Jul 7, 2015; YouTube)
USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service wants you grilling like a pro this summer to prevent foodborne illness.

microwave oven Cook it Safe - Know your Wattage (Sep 1, 2011; 1:00; MP4)
Make the right decisions about safe food preparation. Read and follow package cooking instructions, and know your microwave wattage.

lasagne Cook it Safe - Oven or Microwave (Sep 1, 2011; 1:03; MP4)
Use the proper steps for safe meal preparation. Read and follow package cooking instructions, and know when to use a conventional oven or the microwave.


Last Modified Jan 18, 2017