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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 - 09/30/2014)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

27177

3263

18113

1615

4

550

50722

AFGHANISTAN

16307

1266

13036

1559

2

146

32316

KUWAIT

2863

1107

3083

75

251

7379

Nation Pending

3362

505

2247

33

67

6214

UNITED STATES

457

84

1969

13

3

2526

PUERTO RICO

200

68

1212

5

1485

MARSHALL ISLANDS

404

48

440

7

899

GERMANY

321

56

372

6

13

768

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

216

43

225

11

1

496

In-Flight

329

16

143

1

489

QATAR

101

52

297

13

5

468

COLOMBIA

208

45

179

12

9

453

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

349

11

9

444

DJIBOUTI

139

15

136

3

3

296

PAKISTAN

88

13

125

41

267

JAPAN

140

12

99

6

257

JORDAN

105

9

79

27

3

223

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

97

27

74

4

202

SAUDI ARABIA

46

23

106

16

1

192

BAHAMAS

47

25

111

183

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

142

3

169

Kosovo

66

2

91

1

160

BAHRAIN

62

12

65

1

1

141

HAITI

63

13

50

2

128

SUDAN

48

6

73

1

128

OMAN

33

31

60

3

127

UNITED KINGDOM

38

5

67

1

111

CUBA

36

11

54

4

1

106

HONDURAS

42

7

52

2

103

ANTARCTICA

64

38

102

CHINA

21

15

63

3

102

ISRAEL

30

9

43

3

85

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

39

6

28

2

75

PHILIPPINES

32

6

34

2

74

ITALY

28

3

39

1

1

72

ROMANIA

58

2

11

1

72

IRELAND

48

23

71

INDIA

24

1

37

2

64

TURKEY

36

2

21

4

1

64

Acension Island, BRITISH

17

9

34

1

1

62

KYRGYZSTAN

25

4

30

3

62

THAILAND

24

1

24

7

4

60

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

19

2

33

2

1

57

INDONESIA

18

4

27

6

55

LIBERIA

21

5

24

4

1

55

TAIWAN

32

6

15

53

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

4

53

KENYA

18

1

28

5

52

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

20

7

24

51

VIET NAM

24

2

20

2

3

51

UGANDA

17

5

23

2

1

48

EGYPT

8

2

34

3

47

SOUTH AFRICA

10

2

26

2

40

GUAM

15

3

21

39

PERU

14

3

14

2

2

35

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

2

32

MEXICO

10

2

17

29

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

17

2

8

27

AUSTRALIA

9

1

14

1

1

26

NIGERIA

10

1

11

4

26

SPAIN

6

19

1

26

CROATIA

2

23

25

HUNGARY

2

23

25

CONGO

7

1

15

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

11

1

23

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

13

22

GREECE

9

12

21

ETHIOPIA

6

2

11

19

GHANA

7

2

9

18

GUATEMALA

9

1

8

18

CYPRUS

10

6

1

17

YEMEN

9

8

17

BRAZIL

4

12

16

BURKINA FASO

7

1

8

16

GUINEA

7

1

8

16

LEBANON

4

11

1

16

MONGOLIA

4

11

1

16

GREENLAND

9

6

15

UKRAINE

5

1

8

1

15

SENEGAL

5

2

6

1

14

CAMBODIA

4

1

6

2

13

PANAMA

4

8

1

13

BOLIVIA

3

3

5

1

12

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

5

7

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

BULGARIA

4

6

1

11

MALI

1

8

2

11

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

10

NEPAL

3

7

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

NIGER

8

1

1

10

SINGAPORE

3

1

6

10

BELGIUM

3

5

1

9

CANADA

3

6

9

ECUADOR

1

8

9

NETHERLANDS

4

2

3

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

9

BANGLADESH

5

1

2

8

EL SALVADOR

3

5

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

RWANDA

2

1

5

8

SRI LANKA

2

5

1

8

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

2

5

7

TUNISIA

3

4

7

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

4

2

BURUNDI

2

3

1

ICELAND

4

2

POLAND

2

4

SOMALIA

1

4

1

ALGERIA

1

3

1

AUSTRIA

1

4

AZERBAIJAN

3

2

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

3

LATVIA

1

4

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

MALAYSIA

2

3

MOZAMBIQUE

2

1

1

1

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

4

NORWAY

1

3

1

ANGOLA

1

3

CAMEROON

1

2

1

CHAD

4

FRANCE

2

2

GABON

1

3

JAMAICA

1

3

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALAWI

3

1

MYANMAR

1

3

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

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

MALTA

2

1

MOROCCO

1

2

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

PARAGUAY

3

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

3

ARGENTINA

2

BARBADOS

1

1

BELIZE

2

BENIN

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

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

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

URUGUAY

1

ZIMBABWE

1

Grand Total: 187

54062

6961

44367

3578

8

1093

110069