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Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP)

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 - 03/31/2012)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

25346

3235

16519

1563

27

554

47244

AFGHANISTAN

7166

938

6795

1131

9

149

16188

KUWAIT

2326

1029

2497

64

4

252

6172

Nation Pending

2371

471

1699

30

1

67

4639

UNITED STATES

306

82

1808

6

3

2205

PUERTO RICO

150

56

1131

3

7

1347

MARSHALL ISLANDS

310

46

354

6

716

GERMANY

236

50

297

6

14

603

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

48

26

347

11

9

441

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

178

40

189

8

1

416

QATAR

72

48

250

8

5

383

COLOMBIA

147

43

157

9

9

365

In-Flight

226

11

90

327

DJIBOUTI

122

14

104

2

3

245

JAPAN

99

11

81

5

1

197

JORDAN

82

8

64

25

3

182

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

25

21

81

16

1

144

BAHAMAS

17

22

79

118

OMAN

24

29

52

105

Kosovo

26

1

66

1

94

SUDAN

28

4

56

1

89

HAITI

35

8

38

2

83

CHINA

17

14

47

3

81

UNITED KINGDOM

19

6

54

1

80

HONDURAS

27

7

42

2

78

CUBA

19

9

41

4

1

74

BAHRAIN

25

8

36

1

1

71

IRELAND

45

17

62

ITALY

19

2

35

1

1

58

ISRAEL

19

9

26

3

57

INDIA

17

1

35

1

54

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

4

53

INDONESIA

16

4

25

6

51

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

23

3

23

1

50

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

17

3

28

1

1

50

TURKEY

29

2

13

4

1

49

THAILAND

13

1

20

8

4

46

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

17

6

20

43

Acension Island, BRITISH

10

4

23

1

1

39

VIET NAM

18

1

14

2

3

38

PHILIPPINES

7

6

22

1

36

KENYA

10

1

22

2

35

KYRGYZSTAN

12

1

21

1

35

LIBERIA

7

6

16

3

1

33

EGYPT

4

1

22

3

30

SOUTH AFRICA

7

2

19

2

30

GEORGIA

5

3

17

2

27

MEXICO

7

1

16

24

PERU

7

2

12

1

2

24

UGANDA

5

3

12

2

1

23

CROATIA

2

20

22

GUAM

6

3

12

21

HUNGARY

21

21

KAZAKHSTAN

10

11

21

TAIWAN

8

3

10

21

SPAIN

3

17

20

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

3

1

15

19

SIERRA LEONE

9

8

1

18

AUSTRALIA

5

1

9

1

1

17

CONGO

4

10

14

NIGERIA

4

9

13

BRAZIL

3

9

12

ETHIOPIA

2

1

9

12

ROMANIA

5

1

5

1

12

UKRAINE

4

1

7

12

ALBANIA

1

9

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

CAMBODIA

2

1

6

2

11

GREECE

4

7

11

GUATEMALA

5

6

11

BOLIVIA

2

2

5

1

10

BURKINA FASO

3

1

6

10

GREENLAND

5

5

10

LEBANON

2

7

1

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

BULGARIA

2

6

1

9

GHANA

3

6

9

MALI

1

6

2

9

PANAMA

2

6

1

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

SENEGAL

3

1

4

1

9

ANTARCTICA

2

6

8

NEPAL

2

6

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

BELGIUM

2

4

1

7

ECUADOR

1

6

7

GUINEA

2

1

4

7

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

5

1

1

7

SINGAPORE

2

5

7

SRI LANKA

2

4

1

7

CANADA

2

4

ICELAND

4

2

MONGOLIA

1

4

1

NETHERLANDS

2

2

2

SOMALIA

1

4

1

CYPRUS

1

3

1

NORWAY

1

3

1

RWANDA

2

3

ALGERIA

1

2

1

ANGOLA

1

3

BANGLADESH

3

1

CHAD

4

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

2

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

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

1

3

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

BURUNDI

1

2

CAMEROON

2

1

EL SALVADOR

1

2

GABON

3

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

JAMAICA

3

MADAGASCAR

1

1

1

MYANMAR

1

2

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

3

AUSTRIA

1

1

AZERBAIJAN

2

BARBADOS

1

1

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

1

1

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

CZECH REPUBLIC

2

FIJI

1

1

GUYANA

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

MALTA

1

1

MOROCCO

2

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

1

1

SLOVAKIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

TIMOR-LESTE

1

1

TUNISIA

2

VENEZUELA

1

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

YEMEN

1

1

ALAND ISLANDS

1

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

ARGENTINA

1

BELIZE

1

BENIN

1

BOTSWANA

1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

1

ERITREA

1

GAMBIA

1

GUADELOUPE

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

KIRIBATI

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

LITHUANIA

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

1

NEW ZEALAND

1

NIGER

1

PALAU

1

PARAGUAY

1

SAMOA

1

SAN MARINO

1

SEYCHELLES

1

SOLOMON ISLANDS

1

SURINAME

1

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

TURKMENISTAN

1

ZAMBIA

1

Grand Total: 177

40090

6395

34175

3007

44

1109

84820