Health Inspections

A salad bar at a suburban school district. (CBS)

2 Investigators: Suburban School Cafeterias Fall Short In Inspections

As CBS’s Pam Zekman learned, some of the violations can make your children sick.


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2 Investigators: Chicago Schools Flunk Food Inspections

Rat droppings and other problems plague some cafeterias. Since 2011, 244 of Chicago’s 681 schools failed at least one health inspection, CBS 2’s Pam Zekman reports.


CBS 2 looked at health-safety inspections of retailers that serve ready-to-go food. (CBS)

2 Investigators: Failed Inspections For Retailers Selling Ready-To-Go Food

Some retailers have branched out into ready-to-go food sales — not always with a perfect health-safety record. CBS 2’s Dave Savini reports.


City health inspectors found violations at food vending sites at United Center. (CBS)

2 Investigators: Food Inspectors Cry Foul At United Center

The latest health inspection at a major Chicago sports arena uncovers problems with food temperatures. 2 Investigator Pam Zekman reports.


CBS 2 found that some of the city's fanciest restaurants have violated health codes. (CBS)

City Council Approves ‘Risk-Based’ Restaurant Health Inspection Plan

The City Council on Wednesday passed an ordinance that will give restaurants with good public health records a break on inspections.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012