Forget Dirty Jobs: 9 Dangerous Jobs That Women Do
You may not think there are dangers associated with housekeeping, but oh honey are there. The organization Hotel Workers Rising reports that hotel workers have a 40 percent higher injury rate than those in the service sector. Common injuries include extensive strains when lifting mattresses, pushing carts and performing other daily duties. In fact, almost two-thirds of workers visit their doctors for symptoms and even rely on pain medication to get through each day. Factor in excessive workloads and you have a dangerous job.