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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 - 03/31/2014)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

27032

3261

17949

1607

4

553

50406

AFGHANISTAN

15025

1230

12009

1510

1

147

29922

KUWAIT

2764

1090

2982

72

252

7160

Nation Pending

3223

490

2127

31

67

5938

UNITED STATES

432

85

1947

13

3

2480

PUERTO RICO

189

67

1200

5

1461

MARSHALL ISLANDS

394

48

424

7

873

GERMANY

293

55

357

6

14

725

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

201

40

221

10

1

473

In-Flight

319

15

137

1

472

QATAR

95

52

288

12

5

452

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

349

11

9

444

COLOMBIA

199

45

175

13

9

441

DJIBOUTI

134

15

130

2

3

284

PAKISTAN

84

13

117

39

253

JAPAN

135

12

94

5

246

JORDAN

100

9

77

26

3

215

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

93

27

74

4

198

BAHAMAS

45

24

106

175

SAUDI ARABIA

40

23

95

16

1

175

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

141

3

168

Kosovo

61

2

87

1

151

BAHRAIN

57

12

59

1

1

130

HAITI

62

13

48

2

125

SUDAN

46

6

72

1

125

OMAN

30

30

59

3

122

UNITED KINGDOM

37

5

63

1

106

CUBA

32

11

53

4

1

101

HONDURAS

40

7

51

2

100

CHINA

21

15

60

3

99

ANTARCTICA

44

1

36

81

ISRAEL

28

9

38

3

78

IRELAND

48

23

71

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

36

6

27

2

71

ITALY

26

3

38

1

1

69

INDIA

23

1

37

2

63

PHILIPPINES

23

6

29

2

60

TURKEY

34

2

19

4

1

60

KYRGYZSTAN

25

4

27

2

58

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

19

2

33

2

1

57

Acension Island, BRITISH

16

8

30

1

1

56

THAILAND

21

1

23

7

4

56

INDONESIA

18

4

25

6

53

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

4

53

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

19

7

23

49

VIET NAM

22

2

18

2

3

47

KENYA

16

1

27

2

46

LIBERIA

15

5

21

4

1

46

EGYPT

8

2

31

3

44

UGANDA

17

5

19

2

1

44

SOUTH AFRICA

8

2

26

2

38

GUAM

13

3

19

35

TAIWAN

19

3

13

35

PERU

14

2

13

1

2

32

GEORGIA

7

3

17

2

2

31

MEXICO

10

2

17

29

AUSTRALIA

10

1

13

1

1

26

NIGERIA

10

1

11

4

26

CROATIA

2

23

25

SPAIN

6

18

1

25

HUNGARY

2

22

24

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

15

1

7

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

CONGO

7

1

14

22

KAZAKHSTAN

9

1

12

22

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

10

1

22

ETHIOPIA

6

2

11

19

GREECE

6

11

17

GUATEMALA

8

1

8

17

ROMANIA

8

1

7

1

17

YEMEN

10

7

17

BURKINA FASO

8

1

7

16

GHANA

6

2

8

16

MONGOLIA

4

11

1

16

UKRAINE

5

1

8

1

15

BRAZIL

3

11

14

GREENLAND

8

6

14

GUINEA

6

1

7

14

LEBANON

3

10

1

14

SENEGAL

5

2

6

1

14

BOLIVIA

2

3

6

1

12

CAMBODIA

3

1

6

2

12

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

5

7

12

PANAMA

3

8

1

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

CYPRUS

4

6

1

11

BULGARIA

3

6

1

10

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

10

MALI

1

7

2

10

NEPAL

3

7

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

SINGAPORE

3

1

6

10

BELGIUM

3

5

1

9

ECUADOR

1

8

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

9

BANGLADESH

5

3

8

NETHERLANDS

4

2

2

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

SRI LANKA

2

5

1

8

CANADA

3

4

7

EL SALVADOR

2

5

7

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

1

6

7

ICELAND

4

2

POLAND

2

4

RWANDA

2

1

3

SOMALIA

1

4

1

AUSTRIA

1

4

AZERBAIJAN

3

2

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

2

BURUNDI

2

3

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

3

LATVIA

1

4

MALAYSIA

2

3

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

4

NORWAY

1

3

1

TUNISIA

2

3

ALGERIA

1

2

1

ANGOLA

1

3

CAMEROON

1

2

1

CHAD

4

FRANCE

2

2

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALAWI

3

1

MOZAMBIQUE

1

1

1

1

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

1

1

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

2

1

1

TIMOR-LESTE

2

2

VENEZUELA

1

1

2

BOTSWANA

1

1

1

CHILE

1

2

CZECH REPUBLIC

3

FIJI

1

1

1

GABON

3

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

JAMAICA

3

MADAGASCAR

1

1

1

MALTA

2

1

MOROCCO

1

2

MYANMAR

1

2

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

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

GUYANA

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

2

NEW ZEALAND

1

1

NIGER

2

PARAGUAY

2

SLOVAKIA

2

SLOVENIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

TURKMENISTAN

1

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

ZAMBIA

1

1

ALAND ISLANDS

1

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

BENIN

1

COSTA RICA

1

COTE DIVOIRE

1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

1

ERITREA

1

FINLAND

1

GUADELOUPE

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

KIRIBATI

1

LITHUANIA

1

MAURITANIA

1

PALAU

1

SAMOA

1

SAN MARINO

1

SEYCHELLES

1

SOLOMON ISLANDS

1

SURINAME

1

SWAZILAND

1

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

ZIMBABWE

1

Grand Total: 186

52075

6876

42734

3503

7

1099

106294