Reviewer-related

What will reviewers do in cases of a conflict or competing interests?

Reviewers will declare any conflicts of interests to OA Publishing London.

Reviewers will declare any competing interests to OA Publishing London.

 

What is expected from our reviewers?

Reviewers will be professional in their communication with the authors, editors and publishing house.

Reviewers will be aware of libel and defamation legislation.

Reviewers will provide timely reviews.

Reviewers will assess scientific soundness of the manuscript.

Reviewers will assess suitability for inclusion of the manuscript within the journal.

Reviewers will adhere to the Publication Integrity and Ethics (PIE) guidelines.

 

Is there any other useful information for the reviewers?

Reviewer will not act to the detriment of the journal or publishing house.

Any disputes must use the in-house procedure to resolve matters.