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About FSIS

FSIS Mission Statement: Protecting the public’s health by ensuring the safety of meat, poultry, and processed egg products. 

FSIS Vision Statement: Everyone’s food is safe.

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One Team, One Purpose—Protecting Public Health and Preventing Foodborne Illness
FSIS' agency mission book, One Team, One Purpose—Protecting Public Health and Preventing Foodborne Illness (January 2014) provides a brief overview of how the agency works to lower the incidence of pathogens that cause foodborne illness and limit the occurrence of outbreaks in our regulated products.

Structure and Organization of FSIS

Organization chart and a listing of the different offices that make up the Food Safety and Inspection Service.

Advisory Committees 

FSIS manages the National Advisory Committees on:


FSIS Biographies / Agency Leadership

Members of FSIS' management team, biographical information, photos.


Faces of Food Safety

Consumer confidence in our food supply comes as a result of the work of the men and women of FSIS. "Faces of Food Safety" introduces you to employees who play a key role in making our food safe.


Information for FSIS Employees

Career development information and other announcements of particular interest to FSIS employees.


Strategic Planning 

Like all organizations, FSIS uses the strategic planning process to pave the way for meeting organizational goals and objectives over a future period of time. Also includes information on enterprise governance


Workplace Violence Prevention

It is USDA’s policy that every customer and employee be treated fairly and equitably, with dignity and respect. This section provides contact information, policy statements, and resources related to the prevention of and response to incidents of workplace violence. 


Associated Agencies

This page lists FSIS' partners in securing the safety of the American food supply. Section also lists applicable memoranda of understanding between FSIS and other government agencies.


FSIS Statistics by State

Links to individual State fact sheets that contain facts about FSIS' presence in that State. 


Agency History

This section notes milestones in FSIS' evolution, from the early days of USDA through passage of the Federal Meat Inspection Act (FMIA) and other Acts to the creation of a modern science-based inspection system.


FSIS Privacy Program

Information about FSIS' privacy program and the Agency’s practices with respect to personally identifiable information (PII).

 

Short URL for this page: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/aboutfsis

Last Modified Jan 26, 2018