Hotels Are United On Safe Stay
Safe Stay® is an industry-wide initiative focused on enhanced hotel cleaning practices, social interactions, and workplace protocols to meet the new health and safety challenges and expectations presented by COVID-19.
Support for the Safe Stay initiative continues to grow with endorsements coming from leading scientists, physicians and public health experts in epidemiology and infectious disease.
The Infectious Diseases Society of America, the Association for Linen Management and Dr. Murray Cohen, former infectious diseases epidemiologist with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention and World Health Organization (WHO), have recently announced their endorsement.
SAFE STAY GUIDELINES
The Safe Stay Guidelines were created by an advisory council comprised of leaders from all segments of the hotel industry in accordance with CDC best practices.
- August 26, 2020: SURVEY: FREQUENT TRAVELERS CITE PRIORITIES FOR HOTEL STAYS
- July 16, 2020: HOTEL INDUSTRY RELEASES TOP 5 REQUIREMENTS TO TRAVEL SAFELY
- July 6, 2020: HOTEL INDUSTRY LAUNCHES TRAINING COURSE TO ADVANCE SAFE STAY GUIDELINES
- May 21, 2020: HOTEL INDUSTRY ACROSS U.S. & CANADA UNITE AROUND ENHANCED SAFETY, CLEANING STANDARDS
- May 4, 2020: AHLA RELEASES INDUSTRY-WIDE HOTEL CLEANING STANDARDS THROUGH “SAFE STAY” INITIATIVE
Resources for AHLA members who endorse and have implemented the guidelines at their properties which includes:
- Signage/decals to display in the front and back of the house
- Cleaning checklists for staff
- Logos to post online and display your endorsement
- and More.
BACK TO BUSINESS CENTER
As the industry looks for guidance on reopening properties, AHLA has collected a variety of leading resources from industry experts including AHLA Premier Partners, Allied Plus and Allied Members.ACCESS
Train hotel staff on enhanced safety and cleanliness guidelines with COVID-19 Precautions for Hotels, a new online course developed by AHLEI and created in consultation with the AHLA’s Safe Stay Advisory Council.
- For all levels of employees
- Offered in English and Spanish
- Short, easy, affordable: 15 mins
- Certificate of completion awarded
- Available to host on internal LMS