New NFL Bag Policy Begins Houston
Houston (CBS Houston) The 2013 NFL Stadium Bag Policy is now in full effect for all NFL games. Houston will see it implemented for the first time at Saturday Pre Season home opener when the Houston Texans take on the Miami Dolphins. The policy will run at every NFL Game through the end of the season.
The NFL states on their website the reason behind this policy: To provide a safer environment for the public and significantly expedite fan entry into stadiums.
Senior Vice President, Ticketing and Event Management John Schriever said, bag policy that is being implemented throughout the NFL, fans going forward, if you bring a bag, it has to be a clear bag. It cannot be bigger than 12 by eight inches and, if you bring a small clutch, it’ll be six and a half by four and a half inches. This is just an additional security measure that we’re implementing this year. asked about Schriever opinion on why the policy was implemented he said, NFL’s been looking at this f pandora charms uk pandora charms uk trong>or a while. After Boston, they looked at another security measure to make game day safe. Texans fans head to the Texans first preseason home opener, only clear plastic, vinyl or PVC bags will be permitted inside Reliant Stadium, August 17. Schriever explained how the process will work, people come in and, as they park their cars, they will be handed a policy along with a zip lock bag if they have to put their stuff in there then they can use that. the new policy, fans will be allowed:
One clear bag that does not exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12.” (One gallon clear plastic freezer bag).
Small clutch bags are still permitted, as long they no b pandora charms uk igger than 6.5″ x 4.5 with or without a handle or strap can be taken into the stadium with one of the clear plastic bag options.
Our fans deserve to be in a safe and secure environment, NFL vice president and chief security officer Jeffrey Miller said in a statement. safety is our top priority. This will make the job of checking items much more efficient and effective. We will be able to deliver a better and quicker experience at the gates and also provide a safer environment. We appreciate our fans cooperation. parents, especially women, have voiced their frustration by the policy citing a violation to privacy and that the safety aspect of this rule rarely deals with young mothers. Schriever responded, actually sending to all season ticket holders one of these bags, the 12 by 12 by si pandora charms uk x bag, so hopefully they can use that for their diaper bags on game day. The Senior Vice President, Ticketing and Event Management continued, a decent sized bag. You can fit quite a bit in it.