Is Fedex Responsible For Stolen Packages?

Summary.

FedEx allows either the shipper or the receiver to file the claim for a lost package.

FedEx coverage extends to lost and damaged packages, but there may not be anything that they can do if the package was successfully delivered and then stolen.

What do I do if my FedEx package was stolen?

USPS will start your claims process. If your package came through another carrier, contact the sender of the package to initiate a trace process with UPS or FedEx. The sender will then follow up with you on the progress of your shipment. Reach out to your local police department to notify them of the theft.

What happens when a package is stolen?

If your package was shipped and delivered by USPS, but it’s missing, you’ll need to file a claim regardless. If your USPS lost package was insured, you should be able to get a refund directly from USPS. If your USPS package was stolen, you should be able to go through the seller to receive a replacement or refund.

Who is liable for stolen package?

A: Ronna Branch, a spokeswoman for UPS, said if one of its drivers releases a package and it is stolen, UPS is liable for the contents unless the shipper instructs the company to release the package no matter what.

What happens if a package is stolen Amazon?

Having your Amazon package lost or stolen is always a nightmare. Unfortunately, package theft is on the rise as more and more shopping is done online. In short, this guarantee covers up to $2,500 of the purchase price on eligible purchases (goods purchased on Amazon.com from an Amazon seller).