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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 - 06/30/2012)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

25547

3248

16697

1569

28

554

47643

AFGHANISTAN

8066

994

7439

1173

11

148

17831

KUWAIT

2389

1038

2563

64

3

252

6309

Nation Pending

2513

476

1746

29

67

4831

UNITED STATES

338

84

1834

7

3

2266

PUERTO RICO

161

56

1141

3

7

1368

MARSHALL ISLANDS

316

46

368

6

736

GERMANY

238

50

310

6

14

618

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

48

26

348

11

9

442

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

181

40

192

9

1

423

QATAR

74

49

255

10

5

393

COLOMBIA

154

43

160

10

9

376

In-Flight

234

12

96

342

DJIBOUTI

124

14

106

2

3

249

JAPAN

102

12

83

5

1

203

JORDAN

89

7

67

25

3

191

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

70

27

69

4

170

PAKISTAN

55

13

82

20

170

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

135

3

162

SAUDI ARABIA

27

21

81

16

1

146

BAHAMAS

21

22

82

125

OMAN

25

29

53

1

108

Kosovo

32

1

67

1

101

SUDAN

29

5

56

1

91

HAITI

40

8

39

2

89

CHINA

17

14

54

3

88

UNITED KINGDOM

20

6

56

1

83

HONDURAS

29

7

44

2

82

CUBA

23

9

43

4

1

80

BAHRAIN

27

8

41

1

1

78

IRELAND

46

19

65

ISRAEL

24

8

30

3

65

ITALY

19

2

35

1

1

58

INDIA

18

1

34

1

54

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

6

4

54

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

24

3

25

1

53

INDONESIA

17

4

25

6

52

TURKEY

30

2

14

4

1

51

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

17

3

28

1

1

50

THAILAND

14

1

20

8

4

47

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

17

6

21

44

Acension Island, BRITISH

9

4

25

1

1

40

PHILIPPINES

11

6

22

1

40

VIET NAM

21

1

13

2

3

40

KENYA

10

1

23

2

36

KYRGYZSTAN

14

1

20

1

36

LIBERIA

7

6

17

4

1

35

EGYPT

3

1

24

3

31

SOUTH AFRICA

8

2

19

2

31

GEORGIA

5

3

17

1

2

28

PERU

9

2

12

1

2

26

UGANDA

5

4

13

2

1

25

MEXICO

7

1

16

24

CROATIA

2

21

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

15

22

GUAM

6

3

12

21

HUNGARY

21

21

KAZAKHSTAN

9

1

11

21

TAIWAN

9

3

9

21

SPAIN

3

17

20

SIERRA LEONE

9

8

1

18

AUSTRALIA

5

1

9

1

1

17

ANTARCTICA

8

6

14

CONGO

5

9

14

GHANA

4

2

7

13

NIGERIA

4

9

13

BRAZIL

3

9

12

ETHIOPIA

2

1

9

12

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

8

1

3

12

ROMANIA

5

1

5

1

12

UKRAINE

4

1

7

12

ALBANIA

1

9

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

BOLIVIA

2

2

6

1

11

CAMBODIA

2

1

6

2

11

GREECE

4

7

11

GUATEMALA

5

1

5

11

LEBANON

3

7

1

11

SENEGAL

5

1

4

1

11

BURKINA FASO

3

1

6

10

GREENLAND

6

4

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

PANAMA

2

7

1

10

BULGARIA

2

6

1

9

MALI

1

6

2

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

NEPAL

2

6

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

BELGIUM

2

4

1

7

ECUADOR

1

6

7

GUINEA

2

1

4

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

RWANDA

2

1

3

SOMALIA

1

4

1

BANGLADESH

4

1

CYPRUS

1

3

1

LATVIA

1

4

MOZAMBIQUE

1

1

1

2

NORWAY

1

3

1

TAJIKISTAN

3

2

ALGERIA

1

2

1

ANGOLA

1

3

CHAD

4

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

2

FRANCE

2

2

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALAWI

3

1

MALAYSIA

2

2

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

1

1

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

3

POLAND

1

3

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

1

3

AUSTRIA

1

2

AZERBAIJAN

1

2

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

BURUNDI

1

2

CAMEROON

2

1

CZECH REPUBLIC

3

EL SALVADOR

1

2

GABON

3

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

JAMAICA

3

MADAGASCAR

1

1

1

MALTA

2

1

MYANMAR

1

2

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

3

BARBADOS

1

1

BOTSWANA

1

1

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

1

1

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

FIJI

1

1

GUYANA

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

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

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

PALAU

1

PARAGUAY

1

SAMOA

1

SAN MARINO

1

SEYCHELLES

1

SLOVENIA

1

SOLOMON ISLANDS

1

SURINAME

1

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

TURKMENISTAN

1

ZAMBIA

1

Grand Total: 177

41550

6487

35249

3066

45

1108

87505