The Best Search Engine

March 24, 2015 Dave Weber No Comments


 Safety First

The Best Search Engine

 

If you’re just not finding the information you need searching on Google, try our “Best Search Engine”.  It will help you to find high-quality information that is hidden from Google.

Below is our seven-step best search engine search algorithm.  Steps 1, 2, and 3 are totally free.  While you will be able to search for your subject of interest for free in steps 4, 5, 6, and 7;  it will cost from $10 to $37 to download a selected publication.

For all of your really important searches, use our “Best Search Engine” to supplement your Google search.  We promise that you will find amazing information that will far exceed your expectations!

 

1.  Use the site search box at PDF Search Engine to find free PDF files on your subject of interest.

 

2.  For a different perspective, try these other Internet search engines:

 

3.  Search USA’s Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC®) for your subject of interest.  The DTIC is the largest central resource for government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information available today.

 

4.  Search for you topic of interest in Google Scholar. “Google Scholar provides a way to search for scholarly literature.  You can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.” 

 

5.  Search Techstreet.com to see if there are any standards or codes on your subject of interest.  Techstreet® is one of the world’s largest collections of essential standards and codes from around the world.  They provide instant access to over 500,000 industry codes and standards (international, national, state, local). 

 

6.  Search the National Technical Information Service (NTIS) for your subject of interest.  The NTIS serves as the largest central resource for government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information available today.  They provide businesses, universities, and the public timely access to approximately 3 million publications. 

 

7.  ProQuest Dissertation Publishing has over three million dissertations and theses from graduate schools around the world.  Download a thesis for only $37.  Click here to search for a thesis on your topic of interest. 

 

 

Occupational Safety and Health Specific Searches

 

If your search is on a workplace safety and health subject, you will also want to use the following steps: 

8.  Enter your subject of interest into our “Google Custom Search” box.  It is located on the upper right side of every SafetyAwakenings.com webpage.

9.  Use the site search box at these twelve International Safety Websites  (e.g. OSHA, NIOSH, HSE, CCOHS, IOSH, etc.) to find information on your subject of interest.

10.  Use the site search box at each of these seventeen online Safety Magazines to find articles on your subject of interest. 

11.  The following websites offer free downloadable information on thousands of workplace safety and health subjects:

 

CAL OSHA   Oregon OSHA  ESFi                 

North Carolina   Washington   Texas

Nebraska   Society   CNA   MN Safety Resources

Oklahoma State   NSC   HE&W   Yale

Georgia Tech    CPRW

Work Safe BC    WSPS   Alberta  

Health & Safety Ontario   Risk Factors

WSHCouncil   SeaBright   Risk Alerts

Ontario Ministry   Institute for Work & Health     

Occupational Medicine   CROET Web

Northeastern State University

Work Safe Manitoba    e-Hazard   WSH

State Compensation Insurance Fund

Journal of Occupational Medicine

Journal of Injury Prevention   KEMI

New Zealand   SFM   Grainger

Worksafe Victoria   DuraLabel

IH  News   Morton Safety   JSHER

                              EU-OSHA   MEMIC    West Bend

AmTrust   Virginia   Great American  

Health & Safety International

The Safe Workplace   Graphic Products

US Army   eLCOSH   Professional Safety

Workplace Safety    Queensland

Midwestern Insurance Alliance

Laborers’ Health and Safety Fund of North America

SafetyInfo   Galson Laboratories

Incident Prevention

Comments 

“I am a senior safety major at Eastern Kentucky University and struggle constantly using Bing and Google as search engines for my schoolwork.  Trust me, safety requires a lot of research.  Thanks for the link to your Best Search Engine!”   Teresa McDonnell

“I’ve spent the last three days reviewing journals and looking for current information on a specific subject.  Found lots more good studies in the last 30-minutes using your Best Search Engine!”   Cait Casey

 

 

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