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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 - 12/31/2014)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

27243

3270

18204

1619

3

550

50889

AFGHANISTAN

16670

1277

13480

1582

1

146

33156

KUWAIT

2884

1112

3123

76

251

7446

Nation Pending

3445

505

2309

34

67

6360

UNITED STATES

468

84

1986

13

3

2554

PUERTO RICO

201

68

1219

5

1493

MARSHALL ISLANDS

424

48

448

7

927

GERMANY

328

56

378

7

13

782

QATAR

111

130

364

13

2

5

625

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

217

43

228

12

1

501

In-Flight

336

16

144

1

497

COLOMBIA

208

45

180

12

9

454

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

50

26

349

11

9

445

DJIBOUTI

147

15

139

3

3

307

PAKISTAN

90

12

126

41

269

JAPAN

144

13

102

6

265

JORDAN

106

9

79

28

3

225

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

99

27

78

4

208

SAUDI ARABIA

49

23

109

17

1

199

BAHAMAS

48

25

115

188

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

21

4

143

3

171

Kosovo

67

2

92

1

162

BAHRAIN

62

12

65

1

1

141

SUDAN

50

6

74

1

131

HAITI

64

13

51

2

130

OMAN

33

31

63

3

130

ANTARCTICA

83

43

126

UNITED KINGDOM

39

5

68

1

113

CUBA

36

11

55

4

1

107

CHINA

24

15

63

3

105

HONDURAS

42

7

52

2

103

ISRAEL

31

10

45

3

89

PHILIPPINES

37

6

36

2

81

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

40

6

28

2

76

ITALY

28

3

42

1

1

75

ROMANIA

59

2

11

1

73

IRELAND

48

23

71

INDIA

24

1

39

2

66

KYRGYZSTAN

25

6

32

3

66

Acension Island, BRITISH

20

9

34

1

1

65

TURKEY

36

2

21

4

1

64

LIBERIA

24

6

28

4

1

63

THAILAND

24

1

25

7

4

61

TAIWAN

36

7

15

58

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

19

2

33

2

1

57

INDONESIA

18

4

27

6

55

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

4

53

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

20

7

25

52

KENYA

18

1

28

5

52

VIET NAM

25

2

20

2

3

52

UGANDA

18

5

24

2

1

50

EGYPT

8

2

34

3

47

SOUTH AFRICA

10

2

28

2

42

GUAM

15

3

22

40

PERU

15

3

14

2

2

36

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

2

32

AUSTRALIA

11

1

16

1

1

30

MEXICO

11

2

17

30

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

18

2

8

28

NIGERIA

10

1

11

4

26

SPAIN

6

19

1

26

CROATIA

2

23

25

HUNGARY

2

23

25

CONGO

7

1

15

23

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

14

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

11

1

23

GREECE

9

13

22

UKRAINE

5

1

11

3

20

ETHIOPIA

6

2

11

19

GUATEMALA

10

1

8

19

BURKINA FASO

8

1

9

18

CYPRUS

11

6

1

18

GHANA

7

2

9

18

GUINEA

8

1

9

18

LEBANON

4

12

1

17

YEMEN

9

8

17

BRAZIL

4

12

16

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

8

8

16

MONGOLIA

4

11

1

16

GREENLAND

9

6

15

PANAMA

6

8

1

15

SENEGAL

5

2

6

1

14

CAMBODIA

4

1

6

2

13

BOLIVIA

3

3

5

1

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

BULGARIA

4

6

1

11

MALI

1

8

2

11

NEPAL

4

7

11

NIGER

8

1

2

11

SINGAPORE

3

1

7

11

CANADA

4

6

10

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

10

NETHERLANDS

4

3

3

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

BELGIUM

3

5

1

9

ECUADOR

1

8

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

9

BANGLADESH

5

1

2

8

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

6

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

BURUNDI

2

3

1

CHAD

1

5

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

MYANMAR

1

4

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

4

NORWAY

1

3

1

ANGOLA

1

3

BENIN

1

3

CAMEROON

1

2

1

FRANCE

2

2

GABON

1

3

JAMAICA

1

3

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALAWI

3

1

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

1

1

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

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

MOROCCO

1

2

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

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

TURKMENISTAN

1

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

ALAND ISLANDS

1

AMERICAN SAMOA

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

SURINAME

1

SWAZILAND

1

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

URUGUAY

1

ZIMBABWE

1

Grand Total: 187

54737

7069

45189

3614

8

1093

111710