The average cost for treatment is $800 ‐ $2,000 per room. These costs quickly add up when most authorities agree that the rooms above and below and well as on either side of an infestation should also be treated. Many hotels have spent more than $50,000 to $60,000 to treat bed bug infestations.
Few would argue that an effective training program is essential to workplace safety. Details, however, are more difficult to pinpoint. How much should an organization spend on training? How should that training be presented?
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Hotels continue to deliver increasingly higher levels of luxury for their guests, including now providing luxurious guestroom beds that have more than doubled in weight and thickness in just the last 10 years.