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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 - 03/31/2011)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

23173

2843

14672

1537

30

555

42810

AFGHANISTAN

4882

734

4729

763

4

150

11262

KUWAIT

2059

982

2250

58

4

253

5606

Nation Pending

1830

432

1479

74

 

67

3882

UNITED STATES

195

66

1666

6

1

3

1937

PUERTO RICO

138

46

1066

 

 

17

1267

MARSHALL ISLANDS

285

36

326

6

 

 

653

GERMANY

168

45

275

4

 

14

506

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

341

11

 

9

436

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

168

36

158

6

 

1

369

QATAR

59

45

221

7

 

5

337

COLOMBIA

122

42

151

7

 

9

331

In-Flight

135

8

65

 

 

 

208

DJIBOUTI

95

8

83

1

 

3

190

JORDAN

80

4

55

25

 

3

167

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

19

4

128

3

 

 

154

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

63

25

56

4

 

 

148

SAUDI ARABIA

25

21

71

16

 

1

134

PAKISTAN

34

9

67

9

 

 

119

JAPAN

36

10

66

5

1

 

118

BAHAMAS

12

19

67

 

 

 

98

Kosovo

17

1

57

1

 

 

76

OMAN

12

23

38

 

 

 

73

UNITED KINGDOM

18

3

51

1

 

 

73

SUDAN

16

4

50

1

 

 

71

HONDURAS

20

6

39

2

 

 

67

CHINA

8

13

38

2

 

 

61

CUBA

12

9

37

2

 

1

61

BAHRAIN

19

6

27

1

 

1

54

ITALY

15

4

30

 

 

1

50

UZBEKISTAN

5

4

34

1

 

4

48

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

16

1

28

1

1

 

47

INDONESIA

10

3

24

6

 

 

43

TURKEY

25

1

11

5

 

1

43

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

16

6

20

 

 

 

42

ISRAEL

18

4

17

3

 

 

42

THAILAND

9

2

19

8

 

4

42

IRELAND

30

 

11

 

 

 

41

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

16

2

21

1

 

 

40

Acension Island, BRITISH

6

5

23

1

 

1

36

HAITI

7

2

25

2

 

 

36

INDIA

10

 

25

 

 

 

35

VIET NAM

16

1

13

2

 

3

35

KENYA

5

1

21

2

1

 

30

PHILIPPINES

3

4

21

1

 

 

29

KYRGYZSTAN

9

1

16

1

 

 

27

EGYPT

1

1

21

3

 

 

26

SOUTH AFRICA

5

2

16

2

 

 

25

LIBERIA

4

5

11

3

 

1

24

GEORGIA

6

 

15

 

 

2

23

MEXICO

6

 

16

 

 

 

22

CROATIA

2

 

19

 

 

 

21

HUNGARY

 

 

21

 

 

 

21

GUAM

6

3

10

 

 

 

19

PERU

4

2

10

1

 

2

19

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

1

1

15

 

 

 

17

SPAIN

3

 

14

 

 

 

17

SIERRA LEONE

 

9

6

 

 

1

16

UGANDA

3

2

8

1

 

1

15

KAZAKHSTAN

2

2

10

 

 

 

14

TAIWAN

7

2

5

 

 

 

14

AUSTRALIA

3

1

6

1

1

 

12

ARMENIA

5

 

5

1

 

 

11

ETHIOPIA

2

1

8

 

 

 

11

NIGERIA

3

 

8

 

 

 

11

UKRAINE

5

1

5

 

 

 

11

ALBANIA

 

1

8

 

 

1

10

BRAZIL

2

 

8

 

 

 

10

CAMBODIA

2

1

5

2

 

 

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

 

 

1

10

BOLIVIA

2

2

4

1

 

 

9

BULGARIA

2

 

6

 

 

1

9

GHANA

3

 

6

 

 

 

9

ROMANIA

3

 

5

1

 

 

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

 

 

 

9

GREENLAND

5

 

3

 

 

 

8

MALI

1

 

5

2

 

 

8

NEPAL

2

 

6

 

 

 

8

BELGIUM

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

BURKINA FASO

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

GREECE

4

 

3

 

 

 

7

GUINEA

2

1

4

 

 

 

7

LEBANON

3

 

3

1

 

 

7

PANAMA

1

 

5

 

 

1

7

SINGAPORE

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

ANTARCTICA

 

 

6

 

 

 

 

CANADA

1

 

5

 

 

 

 

ICELAND

4

 

2

 

 

 

 

MONGOLIA

1

 

4

 

 

1

 

SOMALIA

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

SRI LANKA

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

CYPRUS

 

1

3

 

 

1

 

ECUADOR

 

 

5

 

 

 

 

GUATEMALA

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS

2

2

1

 

 

 

 

PORTUGAL

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

RWANDA

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

CHAD

 

 

4

 

 

 

 

CONGO

 

 

4

 

 

 

 

LATVIA

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

LUXEMBOURG

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

MALAYSIA

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

MOZAMBIQUE

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

NORWAY

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

POLAND

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

TAJIKISTAN

 

 

3

1

 

 

 

BANGLADESH

2

 

1

 

 

 

 

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

EL SALVADOR

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

FRANCE

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

JAMAICA

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

MALAWI

 

 

2

 

 

1

 

MYANMAR

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

NAMIBIA

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

BARBADOS

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

CAMEROON

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

FIJI

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

GABON

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

HONG KONG

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

MADAGASCAR

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MALTA

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

MOROCCO

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SENEGAL

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SLOVAKIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SWEDEN

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SWITZERLAND

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

TUNISIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

VENEZUELA

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

YEMEN

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARGENTINA

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

AUSTRIA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

AZERBAIJAN

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

BELIZE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

BENIN

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

BOTSWANA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

BURUNDI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

ERITREA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUYANA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

KIRIBATI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

LITHUANIA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

NEW ZEALAND

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

PALAU

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

SAMOA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SEYCHELLES

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLOMON ISLANDS

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SURINAME

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

TIMOR-LESTE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

TURKMENISTAN

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

ZAMBIA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

Grand Total: 166

34118

5602

29149

2620

43

1122

72654