Keyword: abattoirs

French parliamentary enquiry calls for CCTV in abattoirs

The four-month enquiry, launched after secretly-filmed video was released of cruel practices and unhygenic conditions in several French abattoirs, also recommended veterinary officers be present in large abattoirs to remove staff's impression of 'virtual impunity'.

France’s abattoirs to be probed for animal cruelty after shock film

'Organic' abattoir whose meat is used by top French chefs is accused of cruelty, prompting order for nationwide inspections 'within the month'.