Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP)

Division of Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation (DLHWC)

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 (09/01/2001-03/31/2021)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ 34494 3642 25494 1698   568 65896
AFGHANISTAN 24834 1668 23765 1822   196 52285
Nation Pending 8330 757 4563 79   1498 15229
KUWAIT 4639 1243 4582 112   251 10828
UNITED STATES 2064 90 2883 31     5071
MARSHALL ISLANDS 1102 60 695 11     1868
PUERTO RICO 264 74 1314 9     1661
QATAR 314 88 770 21     1198
GERMANY 502 75 523 9   13 1122
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 318 50 318 13     700
IN-FLIGHT 448 16 210       675
KOSOVO 441 12 157       616
ANTARCTICA 436 23 149       609
DJIBOUTI 306 19 189       522
COLOMBIA 231 46 193 18   9 497
JAPAN 244 21 198 14     477
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA 55 26 355 13   9 458
JORDAN 158 14 174 36     385
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF 193 29 151 11     384
SAUDI ARABIA 100 36 207 25     369
PAKISTAN 112 14 155 42     323
BAHAMAS 110 28 159       297
BAHRAIN 116 15 111       245
CUBA 102 15 113       237
ISRAEL 96 15 95       210
HONDURAS 99 10 80       191
MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV 29   146       182
UNITED KINGDOM 67 12 96       178
ASCENSION ISLAND, BRITISH 62 31 77       173
OMAN 42 31 90       167
SUDAN 68 8 88       166
HAITI 73 12 68       156
TURKEY 78   49       137
ITALY 57   68       131
ROMANIA 110   17       131
CHINA 39 16 69       127
LIBERIA 53 9 58       127
PHILIPPINES 50 8 60       123
SOMALIA 57   53       118
UGANDA 42   62       114
RUSSIAN FEDERATION 61   40       110
SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC 27   73 9     110
KENYA 42   56       108
TAIWAN 54 11 38       103
NIGER 48   48       100
IRELAND 63   35       99
INDIA 40   51       95
THAILAND 30   37       81
SOUTH SUDAN 14   61       78
EGYPT 22   46       75
PERU 38   29       74
SOUTH AFRICA 25   38       74
GUAM 30   35       70
LEBANON 52   15       70
INDONESIA 24   32       68
KYRGYZSTAN 22   37       68
POLAND 51   13       67
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC 32   31       66
CHAD 14   38       65
VIETNAM 25   27       61
GUATEMALA 27   29       59
UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING 18   36       59
UZBEKISTAN 9   35       57
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA 22   25       54
EL SALVADOR     46       54
UKRAINE 22   26       53
MEXICO 18   27       49
SPAIN 17   30       49
AUSTRALIA 15   29       48
KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S 26   14       45
NIGERIA 15   18 8     44
GREECE 19   24       43
GREENLAND 24   16       42
GHANA 16   20       41
BELGIUM 12   26       40
BULGARIA 22   13       38
PANAMA 21   15       37
GEORGIA 10   19       36
CONGO 12   21       35
CROATIA     24       32
SIERRA LEONE   9 18       32
ZAMBIA 18   10       31
GUINEA 13   15       29
HUNGARY     23       29
CYPRUS 19   8       28
ETHIOPIA 11   14       28
YEMEN 9   16       27
BURKINA FASO 12   11       25
SENEGAL 8   12       25
KAZAKHSTAN 8   15       24
MALI     16       24
SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO     16       24
SINGAPORE 9   13       24
TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF 9   11       24
BRAZIL 8   14       22
BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY     13       22
BANGLADESH 10           20
CAMBODIA     10       19
NETHERLANDS 8           19
CANADA     13       18
MONGOLIA     11       18
SRI LANKA     11       16
TUNISIA             16
AUSTRIA     10       15
CAMEROON     10       15
NEPAL     9       15
LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA     8       14
SAINT HELENA             14
BOLIVIA             13
ECUADOR     8       13
ALBANIA     9       12
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF             12
MOZAMBIQUE             12
NORWAY             12
RWANDA             12
ARMENIA             11
GUYANA     8       11
ICELAND 8           11
NICARAGUA             11
PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED     8       11
URUGUAY             11
ZIMBABWE             11
DUTCH CARRIBBEAN             10
MADAGASCAR             10
MALAWI             10
MYANMAR             10
COSTA RICA             9
FRANCE             9
KWAJALEIN ATOLL             9
LITHUANIA             9
MALAYSIA             9
PARAGUAY             9
TAJIKISTAN             9
ALAND ISLANDS             8
GABON             8
MOROCCO             8
PORTUGAL             8
AZERBAIJAN              
BENIN              
BURUNDI              
CHILE              
GAMBIA              
JAMAICA              
NAMIBIA              
NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS              
ALGERIA              
ANGOLA              
ARGENTINA              
BOTSWANA              
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC              
LATVIA              
MAURITANIA              
NEW ZEALAND              
TURKMENISTAN              
COTE D'IVOIRE              
CZECH REPUBLIC              
ESTONIA              
HONG KONG              
LAO PEOPLE'S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC              
LUXEMBOURG              
MALTA              
MICRONESIA, FEDERATED STATES OF              
SURINAME              
TIMOR-LESTE              
VENEZUELA              
VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.              
BARBADOS              
BELIZE              
CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC              
FIJI              
GUINEA-BISSAU              
MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF              
PACIFIC              
SWITZERLAND              
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO              
DOMINICA              
MAURITIUS              
REUNION              
SAMOA              
SLOVAKIA              
SLOVENIA              
SWAZILAND              
SWEDEN              
VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH              
AMERICAN SAMOA              
ANDORRA              
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM              
DENMARK              
EQUATORIAL GUINEA              
ERITREA              
FINLAND              
GUADELOUPE              
KIRIBATI              
LESOTHO              
PALAU              
PAPUA NEW GUINEA              
SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES              
SAN MARINO              
SEYCHELLES              
SOLOMON ISLANDS              
TONGA              
Total 201 82390 8429 70508 4182 6 2595 168110