Wool Fire Blanket

For every household and business across Australia, fire safety should be of major importance. The Country Fire Authority (CFA) in Victoria strongly recommends having a wool fire blanket for every occupant of a vehicle travelling in regional Victoria.

 They serve as a personal protection blanket, one that is designed to protect the individual in a flash over situation.

A premium quality wool blanket from Creswick is more than just an ordinary woollen blanket. The natural fire-resistant properties of wool offer maximum protection against bush fires. A wool fire blanket should be a staple in your safety toolkit.

Features and Benefits of Wool Fire Blankets

When it comes to fire safety personal protection blankets, it’s worth noting that not all materials are created equal. With its natural fire-resistant qualities, wool stands out as a leader in the field. So, what sets wool fire blankets apart from synthetic alternatives in striving for fire safety at home?  Here are just some of the benefits. 

  • Natural fire resistance: Wool's natural resistance to sparking makes it a highly worthy choice when you need to immediately respond to a fire emergency. 
  • Skin protection: Unlike many man-made fibres, wool will not melt or stick to your skin when it comes into contact with flames. 
  • Durability: A wool fire blanket will serve you well for many years with the right care and maintenance. 
  • Environmentally friendly: As a natural fibre, wool is biodegradable and sustainable. 

Choosing the right fire blanket can make all the difference during unexpected crises, and wool certainly stands out as a top choice. Find the perfect personal protection blanket here at Creswick. 

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Country Fire Authority (CFA) Recommendations

The CFA recommends the use of readily accessible wool fire blankets in vehicles. Their extensive experience in personal protection has shown that these blankets can be a lifesaver in critical situations. The CFA emphasises the wool blanket's effectiveness in quickly smothering flames. 

Creswick offers a range of high quality wool and Aramid blend personal protection blankets for sale. Widely used by the Country Fire Authority Victoria and the Rural Fire Service New South Wales, you can be confident in their quality and protection. For more information about our CFA fire blankets, read How to Stay Safe During A Bushfire & Why Aramid is Used in Wool Fire Blankets.

Applications and Suitable Environments

Across Australia, the need for reliable fire safety tools has never been more evident than now. Creswick’s flame-resistant wool fire blanket is an essential item for anyone living in a fire prone area. By keeping a personal protection blanket in your home and one in the car, you’ll enjoy the peace of mind that comes from knowing you can protect yourself and your family no matter where you are. In the unfortunate case of a fire, it will come in handy to help extinguish small flames or to wrap around yourself for personal protection.

Furthermore, with specialised products like the CFA fire blanket, they're apt for more specific, challenging situations. In essence, wherever there's potential fire risk, wool blankets rise to the occasion.

Caring for Your Wool Fire Blanket

Keeping your fire safety equipment in prime condition is essential if you want the best possible protection. When it comes to wool fire blankets, a bit of maintenance and TLC goes a long way. Here are a few tips to ensure your blanket stays effective and durable for as long as possible: 

  • Gentle cleaning: Should your wool blanket become soiled, gently hand washing it with a mild detergent can clean it up well. Remember to air dry, avoiding direct sunlight.
  • Regular inspection: Periodically check your blanket for any wear or damage, ensuring it's always ready to serve its purpose.
  • Proper storage: Store your personal protection blanket in a cool, dry place, ideally in its original packaging. Creswick recommends keeping it easily accessible should you need it unexpectedly, but to always keep it away from direct sources of heat. 

With the right kind of care and attention, your wool fire blanket will remain a valuable protector against fire for years to come.

Protect Yourself And Your Home With A Wool Fire Blanket

Fire safety is one of those areas where being proactive can make a world of difference. By equipping yourself with a quality wool fire blanket, you're taking an essential approach to protecting your home and loved ones. Creswick is proud to offer top-tier personal protection blankets, ensuring that Australians everywhere can have reliable and trusted fire safety tools at their disposal. We also provide free Australia-wide shipping on orders over $150. Don't delay—prioritise your safety and buy with Creswick today!

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