Royal United Hospital in Bath has admitted to health & safety breaches following a patient's death 3 years ago when he fell from a window while in care. The hospital pleaded guilty to the charges that it hadn't taken enough precautions to protect visitors and staff from such an incident resulting in the death.
Costa Rica is generally a very safe and peaceful place to visit. As long as you exercise some precautions, you shouldn’t have any problems on your trip. Here are some general safety tips and also specific guidance for different situations.