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Ch 11: Hotel Safety & Security

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Enhance your preparations for a test, strengthen your performance in the workplace or better understand an assignment that covers hotel safety and security with help from this chapter. Quickly and effectively improve your comprehension with entertaining lessons, mini quizzes and other resources.

Hotel Safety & Security - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, our expert instructors offer a fun and engaging overview of hotel safety and security concepts. Bite-sized lessons take a close look at ways to identify and resolve typical safety and security issues in a hotel like crime, terrorism and emergencies. Check your knowledge of these concepts by taking short quizzes and a practice exam, and submit any questions you have to our experts. Enjoy 24/7 access using any smartphone, tablet or computer with an Internet connection. Upon completion of this chapter, you will be ready to:

  • Discuss how terrorism impacts the travel and tourism industry
  • Describe crime risk and prevention in the hotel and lodging industry
  • Explain the basics of designing hotel emergency and safety procedures
  • Define and discuss risk management in the hospitality industry
  • Provide details about cybersecurity vulnerability and how to avoid cybersecurity issues

5 Lessons in Chapter 11: Hotel Safety & Security
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Impact of Terrorism on the Travel & Tourism Industry

1. Impact of Terrorism on the Travel & Tourism Industry

The travel and tourism industry can be affected in the wake of terrorist events both domestically and abroad. In this lesson, you'll learn more about the industry and how it is impacted following acts of terrorism.

Crime in the Hotel & Lodging Industry: Risk & Prevention

2. Crime in the Hotel & Lodging Industry: Risk & Prevention

In this lesson, we will discuss the types of crimes that may occur in the hotel and lodging industry, as well as methods that can be undertaken to prevent those crimes from happening.

Designing Hotel Emergency & Safety Procedures

3. Designing Hotel Emergency & Safety Procedures

An emergency can happen anywhere. But when an emergency happens and a guest is far from home, most hotels have emergency action plans and emergency response teams in place. This lesson covers how hotels plan for emergencies, like fire, inclement weather, and other disasters.

Risk Management in the Hospitality Industry

4. Risk Management in the Hospitality Industry

Hospitality providers face a unique set of risks to their daily operations. In this lesson, you'll learn more about specific risks and steps for implementing a risk management plan to mitigate them.

Cybersecurity in the Hospitality Industry

5. Cybersecurity in the Hospitality Industry

Cyber crime is a real concern for most businesses. Secure hotel account information like credit card information and a guest's personal information can be very tempting to a thief. In this lesson, we'll discover ways to prevent a cyber attack by making a cybersecurity plan.

Chapter Practice Exam
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