Operations in all areas of the motel are subject to Occupation Health & Safety legislation.(OH&S)
In NSW WorkCover overseas this area and as you can imagine it is extremely onerous and the authorities expect you to have knowledge and comply.
Do not under-estimate the importance of this compliance which is available to you through AAoA The Accommodation Association of Australia.
Our article is a risk assessment for Hotel/Motel Operators' for Housekeepers tasks, prepared by WorkCover NSW