Fundamental RulesHOT


According to the decisions at the presidents meeting on 6th of December 2012 

  1. Collection of game night information after the games | To Do’s in the next morning

    • Receive reports from each set of officials

    • Receive report from ref supervisors and game delegates when present at games

    • Review game sheet

    • „Situation-room“ review (for all games)

    • DOHOPS phones (if necessary) to get further reports

    • DOHOPS game observation + online-supervisor game observation

    • Compile all the game information from night before

    • Review of game situations (e.g.: Highlights) and/or „hot-spots“ in a game are being checked

    • Compilation of Video-Clips from all available TV-resources

  2. Noon (12:00 – 13:00h)

    • Necessary clips are sent to PSC

    • Send necessary clips for education to Refs

  3. Mid-afternoon

    • Compile PSC information – PSC-Feedback

    • If necessary contacting the PSC members again (e-mail / phone / skype) and final coordination of verdict

  4. Late-afternoon

    • If necessary send out suspension reports

    • Add video and info to website

  5. After 6pm

    • Return to all calls & answer coaches questions

    • “Recommendations” to coaches for their players

  6. Automatic review situations:

    • All match penalties

    • All major penalties

    • All game misconducts

    • All abusive of official penalties

    • Aggressive penalties (ex. hit to the head, boarding, charging, high-sticking…)

    • All injury situations regardless of penalty being called

    • Multiple penalties at same stoppage

  7. File of complaint by club automatically sent to PSC 

Incomplete complaints (without Protest-Money / E-Mails / Text massages / Phone Calls / Voice Messages) will be forwarded to the opposing clubs and will then be instantly deleted (time period after the game until 6pm the following day).