Workplace safety is an issue that has become an increasingly prominent focus in recent years. Legislators, unions, workers, and safety organizations are focusing on enacting positive changes to hospitality safety across the United States.
Common features of legislation:
- Hotels must provide employees with a wearable "panic button"
- Panic buttons must alert hotel security or those who have a duty to respond
- Panic buttons must identify the worker's location
- Monetary penalties for failure to meet requirements