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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 - 06/30/2011)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

23757

3084

15186

1542

30

554

44153

AFGHANISTAN

5164

851

5171

887

4

149

12226

KUWAIT

2089

1011

2298

60

4

253

5715

Nation Pending

1883

445

1481

72

 

67

3948

UNITED STATES

214

70

1711

6

 

3

2004

PUERTO RICO

146

54

1074

1

 

16

1291

MARSHALL ISLANDS

288

39

336

6

 

 

669

GERMANY

192

50

279

4

 

14

539

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

342

11

 

9

437

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

171

38

182

6

 

1

398

QATAR

63

47

227

7

 

5

349

COLOMBIA

129

42

154

8

 

9

342

In-Flight

154

9

72

 

 

 

235

DJIBOUTI

107

13

88

1

 

3

212

JAPAN

87

10

69

5

1

 

172

JORDAN

80

5

56

25

 

3

169

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

65

26

60

4

 

 

155

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

19

4

129

3

 

 

155

SAUDI ARABIA

23

21

77

16

 

1

138

PAKISTAN

34

11

70

9

 

 

124

BAHAMAS

12

21

69

 

 

 

102

OMAN

15

25

46

 

 

 

86

Kosovo

19

1

63

1

 

 

84

UNITED KINGDOM

18

4

51

1

 

 

74

SUDAN

19

3

49

1

 

 

72

HONDURAS

19

7

40

2

 

 

68

BAHRAIN

22

6

33

1

 

1

63

CHINA

9

14

38

2

 

 

63

CUBA

12

8

40

2

 

1

63

ITALY

16

2

32

 

 

1

51

IRELAND

37

 

13

 

 

 

50

INDONESIA

14

4

25

6

 

 

49

ISRAEL

15

9

21

3

 

 

48

UZBEKISTAN

5

4

34

1

 

4

48

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

16

1

28

1

1

 

47

TURKEY

26

1

11

5

 

1

44

INDIA

11

2

29

1

 

 

43

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

18

3

21

1

 

 

43

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

16

6

20

 

 

 

42

HAITI

8

2

30

2

 

 

42

THAILAND

9

1

20

8

 

4

42

Acension Island, BRITISH

7

4

23

1

 

1

36

VIET NAM

16

1

13

2

 

3

35

PHILIPPINES

4

7

21

1

 

 

33

KENYA

5

1

21

2

1

 

30

SOUTH AFRICA

7

2

19

2

 

 

30

KYRGYZSTAN

8

2

18

1

 

 

29

LIBERIA

5

5

14

3

 

1

28

EGYPT

1

1

21

3

 

 

26

GEORGIA

6

1

17

 

 

2

26

MEXICO

7

1

16

 

 

 

24

CROATIA

2

 

19

 

 

 

21

HUNGARY

 

 

21

 

 

 

21

PERU

4

2

11

1

 

2

20

GUAM

6

3

10

 

 

 

19

TAIWAN

10

2

7

 

 

 

19

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

1

1

15

 

 

 

17

SIERRA LEONE

 

9

7

 

 

1

17

SPAIN

3

 

14

 

 

 

17

AUSTRALIA

5

1

7

1

1

 

15

UGANDA

2

2

9

1

 

1

15

KAZAKHSTAN

2

1

11

 

 

 

14

NIGERIA

4

 

8

 

 

 

12

ARMENIA

5

 

5

1

 

 

11

ETHIOPIA

2

1

8

 

 

 

11

ROMANIA

4

1

5

1

 

 

11

UKRAINE

4

1

6

 

 

 

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

MALI

1

 

6

2

 

 

9

NEPAL

2

 

7

 

 

 

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

 

 

 

9

GREECE

4

 

4

 

 

 

8

GREENLAND

5

 

3

 

 

 

8

BELGIUM

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

BURKINA FASO

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

GUINEA

2

1

4

 

 

 

7

LEBANON

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

PANAMA

1

 

5

 

 

1

7

PORTUGAL

5

 

2

 

 

 

7

SINGAPORE

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

ANTARCTICA

 

 

6

 

 

 

 

CANADA

2

 

4

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

RWANDA

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

BANGLADESH

3

 

1

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

EL SALVADOR

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

FRANCE

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

GABON

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

JAMAICA

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

MALAWI

 

 

2

 

 

1

 

MYANMAR

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

NAMIBIA

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

SENEGAL

 

1

2

 

 

 

 

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

AZERBAIJAN

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

BARBADOS

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

CAMEROON

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

FIJI

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

HONG KONG

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MADAGASCAR

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MALTA

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

MOROCCO

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

BELIZE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

BENIN

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

BOTSWANA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

BURUNDI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

 

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: 167

35256

6053

30353

2752

42

1119

75575