Rooted in Reason: Nurturing the Seeds of Liberty


Lack of perspective deplorable by grassroothawaii
March 17, 2010, 10:04 pm
Filed under: Uncategorized

By Dick Rowland

What a thoughtless perspective displayed in the Honolulu Advertiser lead editorial 3/16/10; “Lack of inspections downright nauseating”. The writer deplores that there are nine inspectors for 9,000 food establishments. In fact it is termed “lunacy”.

I think it is downright silly to assume that all government inspectors are competent and that all operators of 9,000 restaurants are somehow inept or careless. Please note that there have been no major problems for 20 years as the inspector ranks thinned from 23 t0 9. Where is the celebration and congratulations to the restaurant operators for a great job? And it is a great job— obviously.

Based on fact and current circumstances, why not take a fresh look at the situation and find a cooperative way for government to work with the Hawaii Restaurant Association to get the safety and health job done. That should produce a win-win-win result along with responsibility and accountability well assigned. The public deserves no less.

Advertisements

Leave a Comment so far
Leave a comment



Leave a Reply (Comments are approved by a moderator before they are posted.)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s



%d bloggers like this: