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Bool Workwear Key Technologies

Fabric Types


Parvotex® fabric is engineered for the highest protection against arc flash and flash fire events, with a blend of fibres tested to exceed international FR safety standards.

FR Softshell

FR Softshell maintains all the water-resistant and comfortable breathability of its counterparts with the additional benefit of fire-retardant properties.

Loxy FR Reflective Tape

Loxy® tape composition uses high index retroreflective micro glass beads, a polymer layer and textile backing. Tested and compliant to AS/NZS 1906.4:2010 and other FR standards.

Segmented FR Reflective Tape

Segmented FR Reflective tape is a premium sewn on reflective tested for compliance to AS/NZ 1906.4:2010 and other relevant FR standards.

Garment Weights


Due to its unique fibre construction, Parvotex fabric is among the most lightweight and breathable FR fabrics available. Fire protection does not come at the expense of comfort.


Bool midweight garments are designed for long-term wearer comfort. With the benefits of midweight comfort and the support of thicker construction.


Heavier weight fabrics construct Bool jackets. Sturdy and resistant to abrasion, heavier weight garments will protect and support the wearer.


ASTM F1959/F1959M

Standard Test Method for Determining the Arc Rating of Materials for Clothing

ASTM D2863-2013

Oxygen Index

EN 1149-3(5)

EN 1149:2008 Protective Clothing with Electrostatic Properties

EN ISO 11612

EN ISO 11612:2015 Clothing to Protect Against Heat and Flame

NFPA 2112

NFPA 2112:2018 Flame-Resistant Garments for Protection of Industrial Personnel Against Short-Duration Thermal Exposure from Fire NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace

Oeko Tex Standard Class 100

OEKO-TEX Standard 100 - Tested for Harmful Substances

IEC 61482-1-2:2014

IEC 61482 Live Working - Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Flame-Resistant Clothing for Protection Against Fire Simulations Using an Instrumented Manikin