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Division of Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation (DLHWC)

Defense Base Act Case Summary by Nation

Disclaimer:

The OWCP Defense Base Act Case Summary Reports (DBA Case Summaries) are compiled from data maintained by the Department of Labor, Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP), Division of Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation (DLHWC) in the administration of the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act and its extensions. These reports do not constitute the complete or official casualty statistics of civilian contractor injuries and deaths. They are offered as general information to the public who may be interested in the scope of civilian government contracting overseas.

The data below reflects the number of cases created under the DBA for the time period specified, sorted by Nation.

The columns show the different Case Types: NLT ( no lost time), LTO (lost time 3 days or less), LT4 (lost time 4 days or more), DEA (death), COP (salary continuation), OTH (other or unknown). For more information about this report, click here.

DBA FY2009 REPORT BY NATION (10/01/2008 - 09/30/2009)
NATION
NLT
LTO
LT4
DEA
COP
OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ
3605
741
2549
176
4
7075
AFGHANISTAN
571
226
621
104
2
1524
KUWAIT
336
229
383
9
1
958
UNITED STATES
49
30
673
2
754
Nation Pending
345
36
342
26
749
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
18
7
139
1
165
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
59
14
51
124
MARSHALL ISLANDS
55
4
53
112
MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC
7
3
68
1
79
GERMANY
23
4
34
61
QATAR
8
7
43
58
PUERTO RICO
16
40
56
JORDAN
42
8
50
COLOMBIA
39
5
5
49
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
13
3
11
1
28
TURKEY
17
4
21
PAKISTAN
6
1
9
3
19
JAPAN
10
2
4
16
UNITED KINGDOM
4
12
16
INDIA
2
13
15
IRELAND
13
2
15
CUBA
1
2
10
1
14
DJIBOUTI
3
11
14
HONDURAS
4
8
1
13
ITALY
6
1
4
11
SOUTH AFRICA
2
6
1
9
SUDAN
1
8
9
KENYA
1
7
8
CROATIA
7
7
KYRGYZSTAN
1
6
7
PHILIPPINES
1
6
7
UZBEKISTAN
7
7
CHINA
2
3
1
HAITI
2
4
INDONESIA
1
4
1
RUSSIAN FEDERATION
2
4
THAILAND
1
4
1
GEORGIA
5
GUAM
2
1
2
In-Flight
2
3
ISRAEL
1
3
1
MEXICO
5
SOMALIA
3
1
1
CAMBODIA
1
1
2
KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF
4
Kosovo
2
2
LIBERIA
1
1
2
PERU
1
3
SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO
4
BAHAMAS
1
1
1
BELGIUM
2
1
SPAIN
2
1
UGANDA
1
1
1
VIET NAM
3
ALBANIA
2
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA
1
1
AUSTRALIA
2
BAHRAIN
1
1
BRAZIL
1
1
BULGARIA
2
CANADA
2
CHAD
2
EGYPT
2
ICELAND
2
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF
2
KAZAKHSTAN
2
LATVIA
1
1
NETHERLANDS ANTILLES
2
NIGERIA
1
1
OMAN
2
SAUDI ARABIA
1
1
SINGAPORE
2
SRI LANKA
1
1
Acension Island, BRITISH
1
ANTARCTICA
1
BANGLADESH
1
BURKINA FASO
1
CYPRUS
1
FIJI
1
FRANCE
1
GABON
1
GHANA
1
GUATEMALA
1
HUNGARY
1
KIRIBATI
1
MALAWI
1
MALAYSIA
1
MALI
1
MALTA
1
MONGOLIA
1
NEPAL
1
NETHERLANDS
1
NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
1
PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED
1
PANAMA
1
POLAND
1
PORTUGAL
1
SIERRA LEONE
1
SWEDEN
1
TAIWAN
1
UKRAINE
1
VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.
1
YEMEN
1
Grand Total: 103
5311
1327
5236
336
7
0
12217