"I am not sure - submit it as 'whomever' and let IMDb staff decide" - what actually happens when I pick this option?

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I have had quite a few additions of late where the name is either so common, or I have not been able to find a link or context, so have taken the coward's way out and selected "dump it in IMDb's lap".

I'm curious though - what actually happens when i pick that option? Is it assigned to a person who basically just does what I could have done (looks to see if any of the potential people have worked with others on the film before; if they have worked in the same city doing the same job; etc etc) or is there an automated review that basically does the same thing.

I of course try to find out myself by looking for common work etc, but it isn't always possible...so, what happens when i cop out and dump it on IMDb?
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Under these circumstances, I prefer this very safe for work video:
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