clindley

About Chris Lindley

CEO and founder of BraveGen

First Safetree Certificates Sent Out

This week saw the first batch of certificates go out to Safetree certified contractors. Momentum has been ramping up over the last 6 weeks with 170 forestry companies currently going through the programme. The BraveGen team at the Auckland office worked late to get the first batch out, with [...]

GDPR Compliance

At BraveGen, we are committed to protecting the data and privacy of all of our users. We believe in open, transparent communication that puts our users' needs first. On May 25, BraveGen will be subject to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which will safeguard the security of users in the European Economic Area. [...]

By | 2018-05-23T12:51:16+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|BraveGen, Security|

Meltdown and Spectre Update

Regarding BraveGen and the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities (CVE-2017-5715, CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5754), the BraveGen system is hosted at the Amazon Web Services data centres using their EC2 service. All our servers are HVM instances. As of January 23, 2018 Amazon states “All instances across the Amazon EC2 fleet are protected from all known instance-to-instance [...]

By | 2018-05-23T12:52:50+00:00 January 24th, 2018|BraveGen, Security|

BraveGen and Safetree Contractor Certification

BraveGen is the system used to deliver contractor certification across the whole of the New Zealand forest industry. The Safetree Contractor Certification Programme provides forestry with an industry standardised assessment of a contractor's suitability to work. This scheme was designed for forestry, by forestry. Jointly funded by ACC and the forestry industry, Safetree™ is part [...]

Forest Industry Safety Summit 2017

BraveGen is proud to be a 5 star sponsor of the 2017 Forest Industry Safety Summit. The summit showcases new practices, systems and tools for improving forest safety focused on local and practical outcomes. The summit is 1-2 March 2017, in Rotorua, New Zealand and 7-8 March 2017, Melbourne, Australia. More information can found here. [...]

By | 2017-01-17T17:21:29+00:00 January 17th, 2017|BraveGen, Conferences, Forestry, Health & Safety|

Responsible Business Forum on Sustainable Development 2016

BraveGen is back in Singapore in November, sponsoring and speaking at the Responsible Business Forum. The 5th Responsible Business Forum on Sustainable Development will be held in Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, 22 – 24 November 2016. This year’s forum, the largest to date, will help companies better understand the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the [...]

By | 2017-01-18T11:57:44+00:00 November 14th, 2016|BraveGen, Conferences, SDGs, Singapore|