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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 - 06/30/2014)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

27096

3262

18049

1611

4

553

50575

AFGHANISTAN

15759

1252

12526

1530

1

147

31215

KUWAIT

2797

1093

3044

74

252

7260

Nation Pending

3293

498

2195

31

67

6084

UNITED STATES

444

84

1962

13

3

2506

PUERTO RICO

194

67

1205

5

1471

MARSHALL ISLANDS

400

48

432

7

887

GERMANY

307

56

367

6

13

749

In-Flight

323

16

141

1

481

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

207

40

221

11

1

480

QATAR

100

52

292

13

5

462

COLOMBIA

204

45

179

12

9

449

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

349

11

9

444

DJIBOUTI

137

15

132

3

3

290

PAKISTAN

89

13

122

41

265

JAPAN

139

12

96

6

253

JORDAN

102

9

79

27

3

220

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

97

27

74

4

202

SAUDI ARABIA

45

23

104

16

1

189

BAHAMAS

43

25

108

176

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

142

3

169

Kosovo

64

2

88

1

155

BAHRAIN

59

12

61

1

1

134

OMAN

34

31

59

3

127

HAITI

62

13

49

2

126

SUDAN

47

6

72

1

126

UNITED KINGDOM

38

5

64

1

108

CUBA

33

11

54

4

1

103

HONDURAS

43

7

51

2

103

CHINA

21

15

61

3

100

ANTARCTICA

51

37

88

ISRAEL

27

9

40

3

79

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

38

6

27

2

73

IRELAND

48

23

71

ITALY

27

3

39

1

1

71

PHILIPPINES

30

6

32

2

70

INDIA

23

1

37

2

63

TURKEY

36

2

20

4

1

63

Acension Island, BRITISH

16

8

35

1

1

61

KYRGYZSTAN

24

4

29

2

59

THAILAND

24

1

23

7

4

59

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

19

2

33

2

1

57

INDONESIA

19

4

26

6

55

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

4

53

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

20

7

24

51

LIBERIA

18

5

22

4

1

50

KENYA

17

1

27

3

48

VIET NAM

23

2

18

2

3

48

UGANDA

18

5

21

2

1

47

EGYPT

8

3

31

3

45

TAIWAN

22

5

14

41

SOUTH AFRICA

9

2

26

2

39

GUAM

14

3

21

38

PERU

14

3

14

2

2

35

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

2

32

MEXICO

10

2

17

29

AUSTRALIA

9

1

14

1

1

26

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

17

2

7

26

NIGERIA

10

1

11

4

26

CROATIA

2

23

25

SPAIN

6

18

1

25

HUNGARY

2

22

24

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

11

1

23

CONGO

7

1

14

22

KAZAKHSTAN

9

1

12

22

ROMANIA

10

2

7

1

20

ETHIOPIA

6

2

11

19

GREECE

7

12

19

GUATEMALA

9

1

8

18

YEMEN

10

7

17

BRAZIL

4

12

16

BURKINA FASO

8

1

7

16

GHANA

6

2

8

16

MONGOLIA

4

11

1

16

GREENLAND

9

6

15

GUINEA

6

1

8

15

UKRAINE

5

1

8

1

15

LEBANON

3

10

1

14

SENEGAL

5

2

6

1

14

CYPRUS

6

6

1

13

BOLIVIA

3

3

5

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

BULGARIA

4

6

1

11

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

NETHERLANDS

4

2

3

9

NIGER

8

1

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

9

BANGLADESH

5

3

8

CANADA

3

5

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

RWANDA

2

1

5

8

SRI LANKA

2

5

1

8

EL SALVADOR

3

4

7

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

1

6

7

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

4

2

BURUNDI

2

3

1

ICELAND

4

2

POLAND

2

4

SOMALIA

1

4

1

TUNISIA

2

4

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

ALGERIA

1

2

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

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

MYANMAR

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

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

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

53125

6918

43596

3539

7

1098

108283