I would like to invite you to participate in an exploratory study regarding weather related decision making. This study is being carried out by Stephen Walmsley (Post-graduate student at Massey University).

It should take you approximately 10 minutes to complete the questionnaire. The data you supply will be anonymous.

Completion of the questionnaire implies consent to participate.

This project has been evaluated by peer review and judged to be low risk. Consequently, it has not been reviewed by one of the University’s Human Ethics Committees. The researcher is responsible for the ethical conduct of this research.

If you have any concerns about the conduct of this research that you wish to raise with someone other than the researcher, please contact Professor Sylvia Rumball, Assistant to the Vice-Chancellor (Ethics & Equity), telephone 06 350 5249, email

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