A Bullet-Resistant Vest is recommended against looters.
|“||Carrying a Bullet-Resistant Vest will protect your arms and torso from bullets, until it disintegrates. Your legs and head are still vulnerable, however, and you won't be protected from other kinds of damage.||”|
— In-game Description
This item can be traded for. Sarah Slaughter will give the character who accepts her quest two Bullet-Resistant Vests.