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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 - 12/31/2015)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

27785

3294

18634

1630

3

549

51895

AFGHANISTAN

17722

1325

14738

1629

1

146

35561

KUWAIT

3039

1138

3284

82

251

7794

Nation Pending

3877

529

2559

44

67

7076

UNITED STATES

501

87

2003

14

3

2608

PUERTO RICO

213

69

1239

5

1526

MARSHALL ISLANDS

540

48

479

7

1074

GERMANY

358

60

403

7

13

841

QATAR

120

64

458

15

2

5

664

In-Flight

350

16

155

1

522

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

230

45

234

12

1

522

COLOMBIA

224

45

183

13

9

474

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

349

12

9

445

DJIBOUTI

162

15

148

3

3

331

JAPAN

164

15

122

6

307

PAKISTAN

98

12

129

41

280

JORDAN

126

9

90

33

3

261

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

108

27

88

4

227

SAUDI ARABIA

60

23

121

19

1

224

BAHAMAS

58

26

121

205

Kosovo

69

3

98

2

172

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

22

4

143

3

172

ANTARCTICA

112

55

167

BAHRAIN

73

12

74

1

1

161

OMAN

37

32

67

3

139

SUDAN

50

7

80

2

139

HAITI

66

13

54

2

135

CUBA

46

11

59

4

1

121

UNITED KINGDOM

42

6

71

1

120

ISRAEL

38

12

55

4

109

HONDURAS

44

7

55

2

108

CHINA

23

15

64

3

105

LIBERIA

41

7

40

6

1

95

PHILIPPINES

40

7

41

2

90

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

47

7

30

2

86

ITALY

30

3

46

1

1

81

ROMANIA

64

3

12

1

80

TAIWAN

46

8

20

74

INDIA

29

1

40

2

72

IRELAND

48

24

72

TURKEY

39

2

23

5

1

70

Acension Island, BRITISH

21

9

37

1

1

69

KYRGYZSTAN

23

6

35

3

67

THAILAND

25

1

26

7

4

63

UGANDA

23

6

27

2

1

59

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

20

2

34

2

1

59

KENYA

21

3

29

5

58

INDONESIA

18

4

28

6

56

UZBEKISTAN

8

4

33

5

4

54

VIET NAM

24

2

23

2

3

54

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

21

7

25

53

SOUTH AFRICA

16

4

30

2

52

EGYPT

10

2

33

3

48

GUAM

16

3

23

42

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

26

3

11

40

PERU

15

3

15

2

2

37

AUSTRALIA

13

1

18

2

1

35

MEXICO

13

3

19

35

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

19

14

33

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

2

32

NIGERIA

10

1

13

4

28

SPAIN

8

19

1

28

CROATIA

4

23

27

GREECE

13

14

27

CONGO

8

2

16

26

HUNGARY

2

23

25

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

12

1

24

CYPRUS

15

7

1

23

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

14

23

NIGER

16

1

6

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

ETHIOPIA

7

2

12

21

GHANA

8

2

11

21

GUATEMALA

11

1

9

21

UKRAINE

5

1

12

3

21

PANAMA

10

9

1

20

BURKINA FASO

8

1

10

19

GUINEA

7

1

11

19

LEBANON

5

1

12

1

19

YEMEN

9

10

19

CHAD

4

2

12

18

GREENLAND

12

6

18

BRAZIL

4

13

17

MALI

3

10

3

16

MONGOLIA

4

11

1

16

SENEGAL

7

2

6

1

16

BULGARIA

4

8

2

1

15

CAMBODIA

5

2

6

2

15

BELGIUM

5

1

7

1

14

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

2

10

2

14

BOLIVIA

3

3

6

1

13

CANADA

5

1

7

13

SINGAPORE

4

1

8

13

NEPAL

5

7

12

NETHERLANDS

5

4

3

12

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

4

1

7

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

BANGLADESH

6

2

3

11

ICELAND

8

3

11

SAINT HELENA

3

5

3

11

EL SALVADOR

3

1

6

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

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

SRI LANKA

2

5

1

8

AUSTRIA

2

5

7

BENIN

2

4

1

7

SOMALIA

2

4

1

7

TUNISIA

3

4

7

AZERBAIJAN

3

3

BURUNDI

2

3

1

CAMEROON

1

4

1

GUYANA

1

4

1

JAMAICA

1

4

1

MYANMAR

1

5

NORWAY

1

4

1

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

3

2

1

POLAND

2

4

ALGERIA

1

3

1

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

3

FRANCE

3

2

LATVIA

1

4

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

MALAWI

1

3

1

MALAYSIA

2

3

MOROCCO

2

1

2

MOZAMBIQUE

2

1

1

1

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

4

ANGOLA

1

3

BOTSWANA

1

2

1

CHILE

1

3

GABON

1

3

GAMBIA

2

2

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALTA

1

2

1

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

1

1

TIMOR-LESTE

2

2

VENEZUELA

1

1

2

ZAMBIA

1

1

2

CZECH REPUBLIC

3

FIJI

1

1

1

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

3

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

PARAGUAY

3

SURINAME

1

2

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

3

ARGENTINA

2

BARBADOS

1

1

BELIZE

2

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

DOMINICA

1

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

1

LITHUANIA

2

NEW ZEALAND

2

SLOVAKIA

2

SLOVENIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

1

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

MAURITANIA

1

MAURITIUS

1

PALAU

1

SAMOA

1

SAN MARINO

1

SEYCHELLES

1

SOLOMON ISLANDS

1

SWAZILAND

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

URUGUAY

1

ZIMBABWE

1

Grand Total: 189

57485

7168

47760

3712

8

1092

117223