• Your SCOTTeVEST must have been purchased on or after June 1, 2013, and you must be able to provide proof of purchase (invoice, order number, account email address, "bill to" name, etc.)

  • Your SCOTTeVEST must have been purchased from us or an authorized reseller. Authorized resellers include physical retail stores that sell SCOTTeVEST, Amazon.com, TravelSmith.com and SCOTTeVEST.com. Excluded resellers include private sales, eBay and online sites other than the ones listed above.

  • The Pickpocket Guarantee applies to Hidden Cargo Pants 2.0, Convertible Travel Pants, Flex Cargo Pants and Hidden Cargo Shorts only when valuables are placed in the deep front pockets.

  • You must provide an official police report describing the incident and an itemized list of stolen items and values. The police report must mention by name that you were wearing the SCOTTeVEST in question at the time of the pickpocketing. You must report the crime to the police immediately and get the police report to us within 10 days of the incident. The guarantee applies only to pickpocketing, not mugging/robbery/assault/threatening, which is an altogether separate crime. SCOTTeVESTs are not bulletproof.

  • You must provide a signed, sworn statement that your valuables were pickpocketed from an interior pocket, that it was zippered at the time of the incident, and that it they were not stolen by someone known to you.

  • The guarantee applies only to any items stolen from zippered, interior pockets.

  • If you have other insurance already - e.g. travel insurance - you must first make a claim to them, and SeV will pay anything up to $1000 not covered by your insurance and any relevant deductibles. Stolen items that are later recovered are not eligible for claim under this guarantee.

  • We reserve the right to get additional information, and judge the facts presented before accepting or denying your claim.

  • If there are more than 2 claims made in 12 months by same person, we reserve the right to cancel your coverage.

  • If your SCOTTeVEST was not purchased from us, e.g. through one of our authorized resellers, we may require you to complete a registration form within 60 days of purchase of your SeV before coverage is available.

*We trust you use good judgement on where you keep your valuables in your SeV. Always try to keep your most important gear and belongings in an interior, zippered pocket when applicable.



Send your claims to sales@scottevest.com.