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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 CUMULATIVE REPORT BY NATION (09/01/2001 - 03/31/2015)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

27344

3277

18309

1620

3

550

51103

AFGHANISTAN

16909

1292

13813

1592

 

145

33751

KUWAIT

2924

1117

3165

76

 

251

7533

Nation Pending

3618

515

2375

39

 

67

6614

UNITED STATES

473

85

1989

13

 

3

2563

PUERTO RICO

203

68

1220

5

 

 

1496

MARSHALL ISLANDS

441

48

459

7

 

 

955

GERMANY

337

56

383

7

 

13

796

QATAR

110

63

439

14

2

5

633

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

223

44

229

12

 

1

509

In-Flight

340

16

145

1

 

 

502

COLOMBIA

210

45

182

12

 

9

458

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

50

26

349

11

 

9

445

DJIBOUTI

150

15

140

3

 

3

311

JAPAN

151

14

109

6

 

 

280

PAKISTAN

92

12

128

40

 

 

272

JORDAN

107

9

80

28

 

3

227

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

101

27

80

4

 

 

212

SAUDI ARABIA

53

23

112

17

 

1

206

BAHAMAS

47

25

118

 

 

 

190

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

144

3

 

 

171

Kosovo

67

3

92

1

 

 

163

BAHRAIN

64

12

68

1

 

1

146

ANTARCTICA

98

1

46

 

 

 

145

OMAN

37

31

63

3

 

 

134

HAITI

66

13

51

2

 

 

132

SUDAN

50

6

74

1

 

 

131

UNITED KINGDOM

42

5

68

1

 

 

116

CUBA

39

11

56

4

 

1

111

CHINA

23

15

64

3

 

 

105

HONDURAS

43

7

52

2

 

 

104

ISRAEL

36

10

48

3

 

 

97

PHILIPPINES

40

7

36

2

 

 

85

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

44

6

28

2

 

 

80

LIBERIA

31

6

36

4

 

1

78

ITALY

28

3

42

1

 

1

75

ROMANIA

59

3

11

1

 

 

74

IRELAND

47

 

24

 

 

 

71

INDIA

25

1

39

2

 

 

67

TURKEY

38

2

22

4

 

1

67

KYRGYZSTAN

24

6

33

3

 

 

66

Acension Island, BRITISH

20

9

34

1

 

1

65

THAILAND

25

1

25

7

 

4

62

TAIWAN

38

7

15

 

 

 

60

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

19

2

33

2

1

 

57

INDONESIA

18

4

27

6

 

 

55

KENYA

20

1

28

5

 

 

54

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

21

7

25

 

 

 

53

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

 

4

53

VIET NAM

25

2

20

2

 

3

52

UGANDA

18

5

24

2

 

1

50

EGYPT

9

2

34

3

 

 

48

SOUTH AFRICA

11

2

28

2

 

 

43

GUAM

15

3

22

 

 

 

40

PERU

15

3

14

2

 

2

36

AUSTRALIA

12

1

17

2

1

 

33

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

 

2

32

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

20

2

8

 

 

 

30

MEXICO

10

3

17

 

 

 

30

SPAIN

7

 

19

1

 

 

27

CROATIA

3

 

23

 

 

 

26

NIGERIA

10

1

11

4

 

 

26

HUNGARY

2

 

23

 

 

 

25

GREECE

11

 

13

 

 

 

24

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

12

 

 

1

24

CONGO

7

1

15

 

 

 

23

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

14

 

 

 

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

 

 

 

23

CYPRUS

13

 

7

 

 

1

21

ETHIOPIA

7

3

11

 

 

 

21

UKRAINE

5

1

11

3

 

 

20

BURKINA FASO

8

1

10

 

 

 

19

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

11

 

8

 

 

 

19

GUATEMALA

10

1

8

 

 

 

19

GHANA

7

2

9

 

 

 

18

GUINEA

8

1

9

 

 

 

18

YEMEN

10

 

8

 

 

 

18

GREENLAND

11

 

6

 

 

 

17

LEBANON

4

 

12

1

 

 

17

BRAZIL

4

 

12

 

 

 

16

MONGOLIA

4

 

11

 

 

1

16

PANAMA

7

 

8

 

 

1

16

NIGER

10

1

3

 

 

 

14

SENEGAL

5

2

6

1

 

 

14

CAMBODIA

4

1

6

2

 

 

13

BELGIUM

5

1

5

1

 

 

12

BOLIVIA

3

3

5

1

 

 

12

BULGARIA

4

 

6

1

 

1

12

ALBANIA

 

2

8

 

 

1

11

ARMENIA

5

 

5

1

 

 

11

CANADA

4

 

7

 

 

 

11

MALI

1

 

8

2

 

 

11

NEPAL

4

 

7

 

 

 

11

NETHERLANDS

5

3

3

 

 

 

11

SINGAPORE

3

1

7

 

 

 

11

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

 

 

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

 

 

1

10

SAINT HELENA

2

5

3

 

 

 

10

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

 

 

7

2

 

 

9

ECUADOR

1

 

8

 

 

 

9

RWANDA

3

1

5

 

 

 

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

 

 

9

BANGLADESH

5

1

2

 

 

 

8

EL SALVADOR

3

 

5

 

 

 

8

ICELAND

5

 

3

 

 

 

8

PORTUGAL

4

 

4

 

 

 

8

SRI LANKA

2

 

5

1

 

 

8

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

2

 

6

 

 

 

8

SOMALIA

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

TUNISIA

3

 

4

 

 

 

7

AUSTRIA

2

 

4

 

 

 

 

BURUNDI

2

 

3

1

 

 

 

CHAD

 

1

5

 

 

 

 

POLAND

2

 

4

 

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

3

1

 

 

 

AZERBAIJAN

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

FRANCE

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

LATVIA

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

 

 

 

MALAYSIA

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

MOZAMBIQUE

2

1

1

1

 

 

 

MYANMAR

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

NORWAY

1

 

3

1

 

 

 

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

3

 

1

1

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

BENIN

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

CAMEROON

1

 

2

 

 

1

 

GABON

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

JAMAICA

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

LUXEMBOURG

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

MALAWI

 

 

3

 

 

1

 

MOROCCO

1

1

2

 

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

 

1

1

 

 

 

TIMOR-LESTE

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

VENEZUELA

1

1

2

 

 

 

 

ZAMBIA

1

 

1

2

 

 

 

BOTSWANA

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

CHILE

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

FIJI

1

1

1

 

 

 

 

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

MALTA

 

 

2

1

 

 

 

NAMIBIA

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

PARAGUAY

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

ARGENTINA

 

2

 

 

 

 

 

BARBADOS

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

BELIZE

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

DOMINICA

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

GAMBIA

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

GUYANA

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

HONG KONG

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

NEW ZEALAND

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

SLOVAKIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SLOVENIA

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

SURINAME

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SWEDEN

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SWITZERLAND

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

TURKMENISTAN

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

ALAND ISLANDS

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

BRUNEI DARUSSALAM

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

COSTA RICA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

COTE DIVOIRE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

ERITREA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

FINLAND

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUADELOUPE

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

KIRIBATI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

LITHUANIA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

MAURITANIA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

PALAU

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SAMOA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SAN MARINO

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SEYCHELLES

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLOMON ISLANDS

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SWAZILAND

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

URUGUAY

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZIMBABWE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

Grand Total: 188

55437

7050

45886

3632

7

1092

113104