TITLE

Tragedy shows value of crisis procedures

AUTHOR(S)
HUXLEY, LUCY
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);2/28/2013, Issue 2157, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the importance of a proper crisis management structure at travel companies and suggests that health and safety should be observed at overseas resorts.
ACCESSION #
86414036

 

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