COVID-19 Protocols for Umpires
League commissioners and team managers are ultimately responsible for enforcing PHBA COVID-19 Safety Guidelines & Protocols for Practice & Game Activities. However as umpires, we have an inherent duty to ensure the safety of the players. This includes calling attention to any egregious actions that may pose a health risk. This is in the best interest to the league and ultimately the kids and our community.
All umpires, new and returning, should read and become familiar with the Covid-19 Safety Guidelines & Protocols for Practice and Game Activities set forth by PHBA. The following are the key game protocols all umpires must adhere to while officiating any scrimmages or games.
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