14 Gross Things Hotels are Doing To Save Money

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8. They Allow Sick People To Still Work

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An employee from the Holiday Inn LAX complained about feeling sick. She was given the day off to take a COVID-19 test. For whatever reason, instead of staying home to await the result, they allowed the employee to continue working until she received her positive result!

7. Light Switches are Hardly Ever Cleaned

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We touch light switches many times per day in our own homes. Imagine how many different people have touched the light switches in hotels!

Researchers from the University of Houston found that those in hotels rarely get sanitized. The switches, especially those on bedside lamps, are wreaked with bacteria, so this is a big problem!