The Croner Company conducts this Survey as an independent third party on behalf of the Survey’s participants. The Croner Company guards the confidentiality of each participant’s data as well as that of the Survey report. Survey reports, data, special analyses and results are distributed to Survey participants only and will not be sold or otherwise distributed to non-participants by The Croner Company or any third party unless required to be produced by legal process. Non-participants may obtain the report only by agreeing, in writing, to participate in the following year’s Survey.
All Survey participants are required to sign a statement that confirms that they will abide by confidentiality standards and not share usernames or passwords, make copies, allow copies to be made, distribute electronic files, or otherwise reproduce or share any part of the Survey report results or data with non-participating organizations, divisions, entities or individuals.