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In the interest of food safety: a qualitative study investigating communication and trust between food regulators and food industry in the UK, Australia and New Zealand

Meyer, Samantha B, Wilson, Annabelle M, Calnan, Michael .W., Henderson, Julie, Coveney, John, McCullum, Dean, Pearce, Alex R, Ward, Paul, Webb, Trevor (2017) In the interest of food safety: a qualitative study investigating communication and trust between food regulators and food industry in the UK, Australia and New Zealand. BMC Public Health, 17 . p. 189. ISSN 1471-2458. (doi:10.1186/s12889-017-4118-x)

Abstract

Background

We present data from 72 interviews with regulators and industry representatives regarding their trust in and communication with one another. Interviews were conducted in the UK, New Zealand, and Australia in 2013.

Results

We provide recommendations (e.g., development of industry advisory boards) to facilitate the (re)building of trusting and communicative relationships between the two parties.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1186/s12889-017-4118-x
Uncontrolled keywords: Food industry; Food regulation; Food safety; Trust
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research
Depositing User: Michael Calnan
Date Deposited: 21 Mar 2017 16:49 UTC
Last Modified: 14 Feb 2020 04:09 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/60985 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Calnan, Michael .W.: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7239-6898
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