Fewer people are travelling due to the COVID pandemic, and this means that revenues are falling. With fewer rooms being sold, it has put many jobs in the hospitality industry in jeopardy. It’s hard for hotels to justify having a full staff if they aren’t selling all of their rooms like they might have been a year or so ago.
Hotel workers are among those who are taking the brunt of this pandemic. They don’t have the luxury of working remotely. Many have faced drastically reduced hours, and others have been let go.