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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 - 09/30/2011)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

24366

3153

15779

1554

28

554

45434

AFGHANISTAN

5636

879

5602

981

6

149

13253

KUWAIT

2146

1010

2360

61

6

252

5835

Nation Pending

2007

458

1559

68

67

4159

UNITED STATES

233

78

1777

6

3

2097

PUERTO RICO

153

54

1093

3

7

1310

MARSHALL ISLANDS

292

44

337

6

679

GERMANY

216

50

285

6

14

571

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

48

26

346

11

9

440

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

174

38

182

6

1

401

QATAR

69

46

236

8

5

364

COLOMBIA

133

43

155

8

9

348

In-Flight

176

10

80

266

DJIBOUTI

115

14

90

2

3

224

JAPAN

90

10

75

5

1

181

JORDAN

80

5

60

25

3

173

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

69

28

63

4

164

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

21

4

133

3

161

PAKISTAN

46

10

76

16

148

SAUDI ARABIA

24

21

78

16

1

140

BAHAMAS

12

20

74

106

OMAN

17

27

47

91

Kosovo

21

1

63

1

86

SUDAN

21

4

52

1

78

UNITED KINGDOM

18

5

51

1

75

HONDURAS

22

7

41

2

72

CUBA

14

8

40

3

1

66

CHINA

10

14

39

2

65

BAHRAIN

20

8

33

1

1

63

IRELAND

39

1

16

56

ISRAEL

17

9

24

3

53

ITALY

17

2

32

1

52

UZBEKISTAN

5

4

34

4

4

51

INDONESIA

15

4

25

6

50

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

17

2

28

1

1

49

HAITI

11

2

33

2

48

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

21

3

22

1

47

INDIA

14

1

30

1

46

TURKEY

25

2

12

4

1

44

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

17

6

20

43

THAILAND

10

1

19

8

4

42

Acension Island, BRITISH

7

4

23

1

1

36

VIET NAM

16

1

14

2

3

36

PHILIPPINES

5

6

22

1

34

KENYA

6

1

21

2

1

31

SOUTH AFRICA

7

2

20

2

31

KYRGYZSTAN

8

1

20

1

30

LIBERIA

5

5

16

3

1

30

GEORGIA

6

3

16

2

27

EGYPT

1

1

21

3

26

MEXICO

7

1

16

24

CROATIA

2

20

22

HUNGARY

21

21

PERU

5

2

11

1

2

21

GUAM

6

3

11

20

TAIWAN

8

3

9

20

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

2

1

15

18

SIERRA LEONE

9

8

1

18

KAZAKHSTAN

5

1

11

17

SPAIN

3

14

17

UGANDA

3

2

9

1

1

16

AUSTRALIA

4

1

8

1

1

15

ETHIOPIA

2

1

9

12

NIGERIA

4

8

12

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

CAMBODIA

2

1

6

2

11

ROMANIA

4

1

5

1

11

UKRAINE

4

1

6

11

ALBANIA

1

8

1

10

BOLIVIA

2

2

5

1

10

BRAZIL

2

8

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

BULGARIA

2

6

1

9

CONGO

2

7

9

GHANA

3

6

9

MALI

1

6

2

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

BURKINA FASO

3

5

8

GREECE

4

4

8

GREENLAND

5

3

8

LEBANON

3

4

1

8

NEPAL

2

6

8

ANTARCTICA

1

6

7

BELGIUM

2

4

1

7

GUINEA

2

1

4

7

PANAMA

1

5

1

7

PORTUGAL

4

3

7

SINGAPORE

2

5

7

SRI LANKA

2

4

1

7

CANADA

2

4

GUATEMALA

4

2

ICELAND

4

2

MONGOLIA

1

4

1

SOMALIA

1

4

1

CYPRUS

1

3

1

ECUADOR

5

NETHERLANDS

2

2

1

RWANDA

2

3

SENEGAL

1

1

3

ALGERIA

1

2

1

ANGOLA

1

3

BANGLADESH

3

1

CHAD

4

FRANCE

2

2

LATVIA

1

3

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALAWI

3

1

MALAYSIA

2

2

MOZAMBIQUE

1

1

1

1

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

3

NORWAY

1

2

1

POLAND

1

3

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

4

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

CAMEROON

1

1

1

EL SALVADOR

1

2

GABON

3

JAMAICA

3

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

1

1

1

MADAGASCAR

1

1

1

MYANMAR

1

2

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

3

AUSTRIA

1

1

AZERBAIJAN

2

BARBADOS

1

1

CZECH REPUBLIC

2

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

1

1

FIJI

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

2

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

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

BELIZE

1

BENIN

1

BOTSWANA

1

BURUNDI

1

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

1

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

1

ERITREA

1

GAMBIA

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

GUYANA

1

KIRIBATI

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

LITHUANIA

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

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: 171

36680

6188

31703

2871

44

1109

78595