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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 - 06/30/2015)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

27510

3283

18392

1627

3

549

51364

AFGHANISTAN

17222

1303

14126

1599

 

147

34397

KUWAIT

2969

1125

3193

82

 

251

7620

Nation Pending

3725

521

2436

40

 

67

6789

UNITED STATES

481

85

1994

13

 

3

2576

PUERTO RICO

203

68

1232

5

 

 

1508

MARSHALL ISLANDS

471

48

462

7

 

 

988

GERMANY

340

57

391

7

 

13

808

QATAR

113

63

445

14

2

5

642

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

225

44

232

12

 

1

514

In-Flight

342

17

146

1

 

 

506

COLOMBIA

213

45

184

12

 

9

463

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

50

26

349

11

 

9

445

DJIBOUTI

153

15

142

3

 

3

316

JAPAN

155

14

117

6

 

 

292

PAKISTAN

95

12

128

41

 

 

276

JORDAN

110

9

80

28

 

3

230

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

103

28

82

4

 

 

217

SAUDI ARABIA

58

23

114

17

 

1

213

BAHAMAS

54

26

119

 

 

 

199

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

144

3

 

 

171

Kosovo

68

3

94

1

 

 

166

ANTARCTICA

107

 

51

 

 

 

158

BAHRAIN

66

12

72

1

 

1

152

OMAN

36

31

67

3

 

 

137

HAITI

65

13

52

2

 

 

132

SUDAN

50

6

75

1

 

 

132

UNITED KINGDOM

41

6

71

1

 

 

119

CUBA

41

11

57

4

 

1

114

CHINA

23

15

64

3

 

 

105

HONDURAS

44

7

52

2

 

 

105

ISRAEL

39

12

47

3

 

 

101

PHILIPPINES

40

7

39

2

 

 

88

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

45

7

29

2

 

 

83

LIBERIA

32

6

37

5

 

1

81

ROMANIA

63

3

11

1

 

 

78

ITALY

28

3

42

1

 

1

75

INDIA

29

1

39

2

 

 

71

IRELAND

47

 

24

 

 

 

71

TAIWAN

43

8

20

 

 

 

71

TURKEY

37

2

23

5

 

1

68

Acension Island, BRITISH

21

9

34

1

 

1

66

KYRGYZSTAN

23

6

34

3

 

 

66

THAILAND

24

1

26

7

 

4

62

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

20

2

33

2

1

 

58

INDONESIA

18

4

27

6

 

 

55

KENYA

20

2

28

5

 

 

55

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

21

7

25

 

 

 

53

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

 

4

53

VIET NAM

24

2

22

2

 

3

53

UGANDA

18

5

25

2

 

1

51

EGYPT

10

2

33

3

 

 

48

SOUTH AFRICA

12

2

30

2

 

 

46

GUAM

16

3

23

 

 

 

42

PERU

15

3

14

2

 

2

36

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

24

3

8

 

 

 

35

AUSTRALIA

12

1

17

2

1

 

33

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

 

2

32

MEXICO

10

3

17

 

 

 

30

SPAIN

8

 

19

1

 

 

28

CROATIA

4

 

23

 

 

 

27

NIGERIA

10

1

11

4

 

 

26

GREECE

12

 

13

 

 

 

25

HUNGARY

2

 

23

 

 

 

25

CONGO

7

2

15

 

 

 

24

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

12

 

 

1

24

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

15

 

8

 

 

 

23

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

14

 

 

 

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

 

 

 

23

CYPRUS

13

 

7

 

 

1

21

ETHIOPIA

7

2

12

 

 

 

21

GHANA

8

2

10

 

 

 

20

BURKINA FASO

8

1

10

 

 

 

19

GUATEMALA

10

1

8

 

 

 

19

GUINEA

8

1

10

 

 

 

19

UKRAINE

5

1

10

3

 

 

19

YEMEN

9

 

10

 

 

 

19

PANAMA

9

 

8

 

 

1

18

GREENLAND

11

 

6

 

 

 

17

LEBANON

4

 

12

1

 

 

17

NIGER

11

1

5

 

 

 

17

BRAZIL

3

 

13

 

 

 

16

MONGOLIA

4

 

11

 

 

1

16

BULGARIA

4

 

8

2

 

1

15

CAMBODIA

5

2

6

2

 

 

15

SENEGAL

5

2

6

1

 

 

14

BELGIUM

5

2

5

1

 

 

13

BOLIVIA

3

3

5

1

 

 

12

CANADA

5

 

7

 

 

 

12

NETHERLANDS

5

3

4

 

 

 

12

SINGAPORE

4

1

7

 

 

 

12

ALBANIA

 

2

8

 

 

1

11

ARMENIA

5

 

5

1

 

 

11

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

1

 

8

2

 

 

11

CHAD

4

1

6

 

 

 

11

ICELAND

8

 

3

 

 

 

11

MALI

1

 

8

2

 

 

11

NEPAL

4

 

7

 

 

 

11

SAINT HELENA

3

5

3

 

 

 

11

BANGLADESH

7

1

2

 

 

 

10

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

 

 

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

 

 

1

10

ECUADOR

1

 

8

 

 

 

9

RWANDA

3

1

5

 

 

 

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

 

 

9

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

3

 

6

 

 

 

9

EL SALVADOR

3

 

5

 

 

 

8

PORTUGAL

4

 

4

 

 

 

8

SRI LANKA

2

 

5

1

 

 

8

AUSTRIA

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

SOMALIA

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

TUNISIA

3

 

4

 

 

 

7

AZERBAIJAN

3

 

3

 

 

 

 

BURUNDI

2

 

3

1

 

 

 

NORWAY

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

POLAND

2

 

4

 

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

3

1

 

 

 

BENIN

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

2

 

2

1

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

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

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

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

56204

7093

46481

3657

7

1093

114535