Why are Hotels "Soft Targets"?

November 2009
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Nov2009, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p16
Trade Publication
The article accounts on the report from Cornell University's newsletter, the Cornell Hospitality Report, on the security threats of hotels in the U.S. It states that the hotel's operation make it accessible to several menaces. It cites that the security equipment of the building which include video cameras, electronic locks and interior corridors cannot ensure the safety of the persons staying on its rooms. It notes that luxury hotels can provide greater protection compared to inexpensive ones.


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