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Hotels in North Texas Are Getting a New Tool to Prevent Human Trafficking

Businesses Ending Slavery and Trafficking (BEST) | September 5, 2019

Dallas, TX (September 5, 2019) – The Hotel Association of North Texas (HANTX) today announced a new partnership with the Seattle-based nonprofit, Businesses Ending Slavery and Trafficking (BEST) to make human trafficking awareness training available to all HANTX members and their staffs, free of charge. BEST provides training in human trafficking prevention, and BEST’s Inhospitable to Human Trafficking training, sponsored by AAHOA, will now be available to help hotel employees in North Texas learn the indicators of human trafficking and how to safely report it to law enforcement. This partnership will give more hotel owners in North Texa...

The Evolution of Hotel Employee Safety Technology

Robb Monkman | August 22, 2019

By Robb Monkman August 22, 2019 -- Great leaders operate in the present but focus on planning for the future. As technology evolves, things that were once deemed impossible are now part of everyday life and are changing the business world at lightning speed. The latest and most innovative tools from the beginning of this decade are now becoming outdated, making it challenging for organization to keep up with every technological change. This is a familiar phenomenon, as we look to the continued technological evolution that has unfolded across the hospitality industry — one which has notably picked up the pace, as of late. Guests and busin...

AHLA, IHLA Applaud Passage of Bill Requiring Employee Safety Devices for Hotel Employees

AHLA | August 14, 2019

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.  (August 14, 2019) – The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) today commended Governor Pritzker for signing the Hotel and Casino Employee Safety Act included in SB0075 the Workforce Transparency Act, which includes anti-sexual harassment policies and provides employee safety devices to hotel associates. “In a business of people taking care of people, we could not be successful without the eight million men and women in jobs that the hotel industry supports.  That’s why our industry has for decades prioritized programs that protect our employees and guests and invested in the safety of our workforce,” ...

TraknProtect Captures Coveted “Judges’ Choice” Award at E20X (Entrepreneur 20X) Competition at HITEC 2019

TraknProtect | June 18, 2019

Leading innovator of employee safety button technology selected by a panel of judges as winner of top industry award recognizing innovative startup companies in the hospitality sector Minneapolis – HITEC Booth #3017 – June 18, 2019 – TraknProtect, a leading provider of real-time location technology purpose-built for the hospitality environment, has continued its winning streak, claiming the top industry innovation award in this year’s Entrepreneur 20X (E20X) competition at HITEC Minneapolis. Selected by an expert panel of judges comprised of hotel technology professionals, TraknProtect was honored with the Judges’ Choice Award, ...

TraknProtect Provides Property-Wide Location Technology Through Partnerships With Leading Hospitality Integration Providers

TraknProtect | June 13, 2019

Plug-and-play technology plays off existing hotel infrastructure to track assets and protect employees Chicago and Minneapolis – HITEC Booth #3017 – June 13, 2019 – TraknProtect, a leading provider of real-time location services technology purpose-built for the hospitality environment, has secured a series of significant integrations with several of hospitality’s most prominent technology providers. These vital partners were chosen in order to strengthen TraknProtect’s platform, as well as to ensure a seamless application of its location-based services throughout partner hotels. Utilizing TraknProtect’s new partnerships, which...

Angie Hospitality Offers Integrations and Support for Staff Alert Technology to Ensure Hotels’ Ability to Prioritize Employee Safety and Comfort

Angie | June 13, 2019

Angie’s support of Bluetooth Low Energy allows hotels to implement their chosen staff alert technology, enabling staff to summon assistance or alert colleagues to urgent situations. San Jose, Calif. & Minneapolis – HITEC Booth #1646 – June 13, 2019 – Angie Hospitality, developer of the industry’s first 24-hour interactive guest room assistant purpose-built for the hotel environment, announces its ability to offer flexible options for hotels looking to deploy staff alert technology and other devices using BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy). Hotels and resorts with Angie deployed can now easily integrate their chosen staff alert techn...

ServSafe Workplace Debuts With Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Suite

the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) | September 13, 2018

Chicago, Illinois, September 13, 2018—The National Restaurant Association, parent organization of the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI), today announced the launch of an online training suite focused on Sexual Harassment Prevention, the first programs in its new ServSafe Workplace training line. Sexual Harassment Prevention in the Restaurant Industry and Sexual Harassment Prevention in the Hospitality Industry are interactive, digital training programs that address sexual harassment and the harmful impact it has on individuals and businesses. There are employee and manager versions for each program. Develo...

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