Checking the accuracy of your infrared thermometer

Making sure you check your thermometers regularly is vital for both food safety and quality. This applies to infrared thermometers as well as probe thermometers!

There are two main ways to do this – the budget-friendly comparator pot method, or more commonly (and accurately), the using a dry-block calibrator such as the LazaPort8.

Watch the video below to learn how to ensure your infrared thermometers are reading correctly.