s1 Research

Stream One

Participants in our longitudinal workers survey had jobs which were earmarked for retrenchment leading up to the closure of assembly plants operated in Australia by General Motors Holden, Toyota Motor Company, and Ford. Participant contact information was passed on to the research team at the University of South Australia by the government partners of the project. Participants had provided consent for their details to be used for further communication as part of their engagement in retraining and transition services.

The study investigates the efficacy of private and public investments in pre-retrenchment counselling and training, by collecting data to help understand:

Our findings are published in journal articles and can be accessed on our Findings & Publications page.

Research Streams