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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 - 06/30/2010)

NATION
NLT
LTO
LT4
DEA
COP
OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

20968

2289

12766

1487

31

557

38098

AFGHANISTAN

4098

587

3444

521

3

150

8803

KUWAIT

1840

862

2030

44

 

254

5030

Nation Pending

1554

349

1278

86

 

67

3334

UNITED STATES

164

53

1506

5

 

3

1731

PUERTO RICO

127

34

1034

 

 

18

1213

MARSHALL ISLANDS

273

31

292

6

 

 

602

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

332

10

 

9

426

GERMANY

108

39

243

3

 

14

407

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

157

29

138

5

 

1

330

QATAR

49

41

204

6

 

5

305

COLOMBIA

87

39

143

7

 

9

285

DJIBOUTI

89

7

69

1

 

3

169

JORDAN

73

3

53

24

 

3

156

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

18

4

122

3

 

 

147

SAUDI ARABIA

24

21

71

15

 

1

132

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

46

21

51

3

 

 

121

JAPAN

30

7

65

5

 

 

107

In-Flight

55

6

29

 

 

 

90

BAHAMAS

9

18

60

 

 

 

87

UNITED KINGDOM

16

2

48

 

 

 

66

PAKISTAN

18

2

37

5

 

 

62

CHINA

8

13

36

2

 

 

59

HONDURAS

13

6

38

2

 

 

59

OMAN

5

19

34

 

 

 

58

CUBA

9

6

34

2

 

1

52

UZBEKISTAN

5

4

34

1

 

4

48

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

16

1

28

1

1

 

47

Kosovo

10

 

34

1

 

 

45

SUDAN

6

 

38

1

 

 

45

ITALY

14

1

27

 

 

1

43

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

16

6

19

 

 

 

41

TURKEY

21

1

10

5

 

1

38

INDONESIA

5

3

22

6

 

 

36

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

13

1

21

1

 

 

36

THAILAND

10

1

15

6

 

4

36

BAHRAIN

4

5

24

1

 

1

35

HAITI

7

2

25

1

 

 

35

Acension Island, BRITISH

4

4

19

1

 

1

29

INDIA

6

 

23

 

 

 

29

ISRAEL

12

3

11

3

 

 

29

VIET NAM

12

1

9

2

 

3

27

IRELAND

20

 

6

 

 

 

26

EGYPT

1

 

19

3

 

 

23

KENYA

3

 

18

2

 

 

23

PHILIPPINES

1

3

18

1

 

 

23

SOUTH AFRICA

5

1

15

1

 

 

22

CROATIA

2

 

16

 

 

 

18

HUNGARY

 

 

18

 

 

 

18

KYRGYZSTAN

1

1

15

1

 

 

18

GEORGIA

2

 

13

 

 

2

17

GUAM

4

2

11

 

 

 

17

MEXICO

1

 

16

 

 

 

17

SPAIN

2

 

15

 

 

 

17

LIBERIA

2

2

8

3

 

1

16

PERU

3

1

9

1

 

2

16

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

1

1

14

 

 

 

16

SIERRA LEONE

 

9

6

 

 

1

16

ARMENIA

5

 

5

1

 

 

11

AUSTRALIA

2

1

6

1

1

 

11

ETHIOPIA

2

1

8

 

 

 

11

KAZAKHSTAN

2

 

9

 

 

 

11

ALBANIA

 

1

8

 

 

1

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

 

 

1

10

UGANDA

1

 

7

1

 

1

10

BRAZIL

2

 

7

 

 

 

9

CAMBODIA

1

2

4

2

 

 

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

 

 

 

9

TAIWAN

4

1

4

 

 

 

9

BOLIVIA

1

2

4

1

 

 

8

BULGARIA

1

 

6

 

 

1

8

GHANA

2

 

6

 

 

 

8

MALI

1

 

5

2

 

 

8

NEPAL

2

 

6

 

 

 

8

NIGERIA

2

 

6

 

 

 

8

UKRAINE

3

 

5

 

 

 

8

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

6

 

1

 

 

 

7

PANAMA

1

 

5

 

 

1

7

SINGAPORE

3

 

4

 

 

 

7

BELGIUM

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

GREECE

4

 

2

 

 

 

 

GUINEA

1

1

4

 

 

 

 

MONGOLIA

1

 

4

 

 

1

 

ROMANIA

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

SOMALIA

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

ANTARCTICA

 

 

5

 

 

 

 

CANADA

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

CYPRUS

 

1

3

 

 

1

 

ECUADOR

 

 

5

 

 

 

 

GUATEMALA

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

ICELAND

4

 

1

 

 

 

 

PORTUGAL

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

RWANDA

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

SRI LANKA

1

 

3

1

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

GREENLAND

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

LUXEMBOURG

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

MOZAMBIQUE

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

NORWAY

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

POLAND

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

BANGLADESH

2

 

1

 

 

 

 

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

BURKINA FASO

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

CHAD

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

CONGO

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

2

 

1

 

 

 

 

JAMAICA

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

LEBANON

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

MALAWI

 

 

2

 

 

1

 

MYANMAR

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

NAMIBIA

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS

1

1

1

 

 

 

 

TAJIKISTAN

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

BARBADOS

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

CAMEROON

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

EL SALVADOR

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

FRANCE

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

GABON

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

LATVIA

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MADAGASCAR

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MALAYSIA

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MOROCCO

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SLOVAKIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SWEDEN

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SWITZERLAND

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

TUNISIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

VENEZUELA

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARGENTINA

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

AUSTRIA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

AZERBAIJAN

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

BELIZE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

BOTSWANA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

BURUNDI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

ERITREA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

FIJI

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUYANA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

HONG KONG

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

KIRIBATI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

LITHUANIA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

MALTA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

NEW ZEALAND

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

PALAU

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

SENEGAL

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SEYCHELLES

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

SURINAME

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

TIMOR-LESTE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

TURKMENISTAN

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

YEMEN

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

ZAMBIA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

Grand Total: 162

30187

4590

24989

2307

36

1126

63235