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This form is for reporting unsafe food handling practices observed at food establishments in Washington state's King County.
If the establishment is in a different county, please contact the health department serving that county.

If you or others in your party get sick, skip the form below and follow these instructions.

Public Health responds to all complaints in a timely manner. This usually involves a visit to the site in question, assessment of the problem, working with the site owner or manager to correct the problem, and education of other staff to avoid the problem in the future. Parts of the form below marked with a red asterisk are required.

Your contact information:

Phone (optional)

About the food establishment in question:

Sometimes there are chains of food establishments with the same name (i.e. McDonalds) or similar names to other restaurants so to ensure our inspection team is sent to the one you are writing about, we need to know its location.

Describe in detail the unsafe food handling practice you observed

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