Those of you who subscribe to the AH&LA SmartBrief may have caught this information in yesterday’s e-newsletter, but if not, here it is again:
Make sure your property is prepared to handle employee absenteeism, sick guests, increased sanitation efforts and the many other challenges H1N1 is predicted to bring to our industry. AH&LA’s new 25-page guide can help answer many of your questions about the flu in the workplace. Visit www.ahla.com/flu for updates throughout the season, as well as additional resources and guidelines.
Also included on AH&LA’s Flu Information page, you’ll find links to:
- Ecolab materials with prevention info as well as “hotel-specific prevention tips”
- Action & Prevention of H1N1 Flu in Hotels
- Current & future H1N1 flu risks for hotels and travelers
Finally, to get the latest information on the 2009 H1N1 Vaccines from the Centers for Disease Control, click on over to their information page here.
As a Partner State of the AH&LA, WIA members with 51+ rooms automatically have dual membership in AH&LA. For properties with less than 51 rooms, click on over to see the benefits of joining the AH&LA as well as WIA. Not a WIA member? Check out what you’re missing at JoinWIA.com!