Updates

November 12, 2014

November 12, 2014: Testing still shows Stachybotrys in Room 1030
Room 1030 shows a “mold score” of 213 out of 300. In the hotel’s test results, this score indicates a “moderate likelihood of indoor fungal growth.” [Click here to download the test results from the Hilton Anchorage]

October 31, 2014

Hilton Anchorage management provides the Union with mold testing results, but does not include October 23 results where it found Stachybotrys spores. [Click here to download the letter from the Hilton Anchorage]

October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014: Stachybotrys detected in Room 1030
Room 1030 showed a “mold score” of 299 out of 300. In the hotel’s test results, this score indicates a “high probability that the spores originated from inside, presumably from indoor mold growth.”
[Click here to download the test results from the Hilton Anchorage. Click here to learn more about Stachybotrys.]

October 10, 2014

Hilton says all room repairs are complete. [Click here to download the letter from the Hilton Anchorage]

August 27, 2014

August 27, 2014: Hilton says guest report of mold in Room 1069 was incorrect; leak in the room has been repaired.
[Click here to download the letter from the Hilton Anchorage]

July 30, 2014

Hilton reports that air in Room 416 tests negative for mold. [Click here to download the letter from the Hilton Anchorage]

May 13, 2014

<May 13, 2014: Employees file a state OSHA safety complaint.
[Click here for details]

May 6, 2014

May 6, 2014: Hilton reports there are 48 rooms with the 'possibility of water damage' and that work is taking place to fix them.
[Click here to download the letter from the Hilton Anchorage]

May 5, 2014

May 5, 2014: Hilton says the hotel is safe.
[Click here to download the letter from the Hilton Anchorage]

April 16–30

Apri 16–30, 2014: Four housekeepers report personal health concerns they suspected might be mold-related.
[Hilton says it’s “not aware of any medical or other evidence to substantiate such suspicions.” Click here for details]