This survey is being conducted by Clare Walsh at the University of Plymouth. It involves answering some question about everyday events and should take no more than 5 - 10 minutes.
Any questions regarding this research can be sent to Dr. Clare Walsh, School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, +44 1752 584862. The study has been approved by a University of Plymouth Ethics Committee. Any concerns regarding the study or information on your rights as a participant can be directed to Sarah Jones, Faculty of Humanities Ethics Committee, University of Plymouth, +44 1752 585339.
You will be put at no known risk in this experiment. There is no expected direct personal benefit from participation. The experimenter would be happy to answer any questions you might have.
Consent Agreement: Please read the following before continuing:
Your answers will be handled anonymously and your name will not be recorded with your data. All results will be aggregated and reported as totals or averages. Individual responses will not be identifiable. You have the right to decline answering any of the questions or to withdraw from the experiment altogether, without penalty. In which case, your data will be destroyed and will not be included in the analyses of participant data or included in the results. At the end of the survey you will find a link that you can use to contact me with any questions you might have. If you want to stop completing the survey at any point, you can simply close the browser window by selecting the icon on the top-right hand side of your screen labelled ‘Exit this Survey’, with a left-click of your mouse. You will not be penalised in any way for doing so.
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Thank you for taking part.