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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 - 12/31/2011)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

25105

3211

16290

1560

29

554

46749

AFGHANISTAN

6362

903

6202

1095

12

149

14723

KUWAIT

2216

1019

2433

62

4

252

5986

Nation Pending

2268

466

1679

28

1

67

4509

UNITED STATES

268

81

1796

6

3

2154

PUERTO RICO

149

53

1123

3

7

1335

MARSHALL ISLANDS

295

46

348

6

695

GERMANY

224

50

292

6

14

586

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

48

26

347

11

9

441

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

176

39

182

7

1

405

QATAR

69

45

243

8

5

370

COLOMBIA

141

43

156

8

9

357

In-Flight

208

11

88

307

DJIBOUTI

116

14

101

2

3

236

JAPAN

95

12

79

5

1

192

JORDAN

82

5

62

25

3

177

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

70

27

66

4

167

PAKISTAN

55

13

78

19

165

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

135

3

162

SAUDI ARABIA

24

21

78

16

1

140

BAHAMAS

15

21

76

112

OMAN

21

27

49

97

Kosovo

24

1

63

1

89

SUDAN

27

4

54

1

86

UNITED KINGDOM

19

5

53

1

78

HONDURAS

25

7

43

2

77

CHINA

15

14

43

2

74

CUBA

17

8

40

3

1

69

HAITI

24

3

38

2

67

BAHRAIN

21

8

35

1

1

66

IRELAND

43

1

17

61

ITALY

18

2

35

1

1

57

ISRAEL

18

9

24

3

54

INDONESIA

16

4

25

6

51

UZBEKISTAN

5

4

34

4

4

51

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

17

3

28

1

1

50

INDIA

14

1

33

1

49

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

22

3

23

1

49

TURKEY

28

2

12

4

1

47

THAILAND

12

1

20

8

4

45

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

17

6

20

43

Acension Island, BRITISH

8

4

24

1

1

38

VIET NAM

18

1

14

2

3

38

KENYA

9

1

21

2

1

34

PHILIPPINES

5

6

22

1

34

KYRGYZSTAN

9

1

20

1

31

SOUTH AFRICA

7

2

20

2

31

LIBERIA

5

5

16

3

1

30

GEORGIA

5

3

17

2

27

EGYPT

1

1

21

3

26

MEXICO

7

1

16

24

PERU

7

2

11

1

2

23

CROATIA

2

20

22

UGANDA

5

3

12

1

1

22

HUNGARY

21

21

KAZAKHSTAN

9

11

20

TAIWAN

8

3

9

20

GUAM

5

3

11

19

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

3

1

15

19

SPAIN

4

15

19

SIERRA LEONE

9

8

1

18

AUSTRALIA

4

1

8

1

1

15

NIGERIA

5

8

13

BRAZIL

3

9

12

CONGO

3

9

12

ETHIOPIA

2

1

9

12

ROMANIA

5

1

5

1

12

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

CAMBODIA

2

1

6

2

11

UKRAINE

4

1

6

11

ALBANIA

1

8

1

10

BOLIVIA

2

2

5

1

10

BURKINA FASO

4

1

5

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

BULGARIA

2

6

1

9

GHANA

3

6

9

GREECE

4

5

9

GREENLAND

5

4

9

LEBANON

3

5

1

9

MALI

1

6

2

9

PANAMA

1

7

1

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

SENEGAL

3

5

1

9

NEPAL

2

6

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

ANTARCTICA

1

6

7

BELGIUM

2

4

1

7

GUINEA

2

1

4

7

SINGAPORE

2

5

7

SRI LANKA

2

4

1

7

CANADA

2

4

GUATEMALA

3

3

ICELAND

4

2

MONGOLIA

1

4

1

SOMALIA

1

4

1

CYPRUS

1

3

1

ECUADOR

5

NETHERLANDS

2

2

1

NORWAY

1

3

1

RWANDA

2

3

ALGERIA

1

2

1

ANGOLA

1

3

BANGLADESH

3

1

CHAD

4

FRANCE

2

2

LATVIA

1

3

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALAWI

3

1

MALAYSIA

2

2

MOZAMBIQUE

1

1

1

1

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

1

1

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

3

POLAND

1

3

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

AUSTRIA

1

2

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

CAMEROON

2

1

EL SALVADOR

1

2

GABON

3

JAMAICA

3

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

1

1

1

MADAGASCAR

1

1

1

MYANMAR

1

2

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

3

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

3

AZERBAIJAN

2

BARBADOS

1

1

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

1

1

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

CZECH REPUBLIC

2

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

1

1

FIJI

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

2

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

MALTA

1

1

MOROCCO

2

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

1

1

SLOVAKIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

TUNISIA

2

VENEZUELA

1

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

YEMEN

1

1

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

ARGENTINA

1

BELIZE

1

BENIN

1

BOTSWANA

1

BURUNDI

1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

1

ERITREA

1

GAMBIA

1

GUADELOUPE

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

GUYANA

1

KIRIBATI

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

LITHUANIA

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

1

NEW ZEALAND

1

PALAU

1

PARAGUAY

1

SAMOA

1

SEYCHELLES

1

SOLOMON ISLANDS

1

SURINAME

1

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

TIMOR-LESTE

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

TURKMENISTAN

1

ZAMBIA

1

Grand Total: 174

38657

6299

33167

2958

50

1109

82240