Last Updated January, 2018
The Shingo Institute is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. The data collected will be released in aggregated form. During the data collection, should we ask you to provide certain information by which you may be indirectly identified, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. While the Shingo Institute has made every effort to make respondents anonymous, if the size of your survey population is very small, individual responses to this online assessment cannot be guaranteed to be anonymous. If you are concerned about this, please contact the assessment initiator before beginning with this online assessment.
The Shingo Institute may change this policy from time to time by updating this policy. You should check our website from time to time to review updated policies. This policy is effective from August 1, 2012.
What We Collect
We may collect the following information:
- Information about your job/position in the organization in which you work
- Limited demographic information about you (e.g., gender, duration of employment, education, age)
- Your responses to the survey questions
- Other information relevant to the survey
What We Do Not Collect
We do NOT collect any personal identifying information such as:
- Phone Number
- Social Security number
- Drivers license or personal identity card number
- Any comparable identifying name or number
What We Do with the Information We Gather
We require this information to better understand your organizations culture and provide feedback to help improve. We will also be using the data collected for the following reasons:
- Comparative studies between industries
- Statistical analysis for organizations
- Research that could be published
- Improve our educational offerings
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
You are not required by the Shingo Institute to participate in this survey. You may withdraw from this survey at any time during the survey by simply closing the survey window. If you intend to complete this survey, you will be required to answer all questions on a page before moving to the next page. Incomplete surveys will not be tabulated into the results and the data collected will be removed from the system at the end of the survey period.
For further information about the Shingo Institute or this assessment, you can contact the Shingo Institute at:
3521 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-3521