Risk management for hotels and resorts has never been easy. The perils are abundant; challenges range from protecting against employment related claims to ensuring the general safety of guests to protecting against Caribbean hurricane risk. Hotel operators and owners can do much to mitigate risk by considering factors other than price when purchasing their insurance coverage. Below is a check-list of measures that can give policyholders an advantage when dealing with potentially major loss scenarios.
This article also appeared in HL: Loss Prevention and Risk Management newsletters (June 2010).