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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 FY2015 REPORT BY NATION (10/01/2014 - 09/30/2015)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

AFGHANISTAN

1565

55

1063

56

1

1

2741

IRAQ

556

26

288

16

886

Nation Pending

483

23

247

12

765

KUWAIT

154

24

128

7

313

QATAR

16

11

154

2

2

185

MARSHALL ISLANDS

110

23

133

ANTARCTICA

47

11

58

GERMANY

32

3

21

1

57

UNITED STATES

31

2

24

57

JAPAN

20

3

19

42

LIBERIA

20

1

15

2

38

PUERTO RICO

14

20

34

SAUDI ARABIA

16

9

1

26

DJIBOUTI

17

6

23

In-Flight

17

5

22

ISRAEL

10

2

9

21

TAIWAN

13

2

5

20

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

12

1

6

1

20

BAHAMAS

10

8

18

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

8

10

18

COLOMBIA

13

4

17

PHILIPPINES

9

7

16

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

13

2

15

BAHRAIN

7

6

13

JORDAN

8

4

1

13

CUBA

8

4

12

OMAN

4

1

7

12

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

7

1

3

11

PAKISTAN

7

4

11

CHAD

3

1

6

10

Kosovo

3

1

5

1

10

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

7

1

2

10

SOUTH AFRICA

5

1

4

10

SUDAN

4

1

3

1

9

AUSTRALIA

3

4

1

8

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

2

6

8

INDIA

5

3

8

NIGER

4

4

8

UNITED KINGDOM

3

1

4

8

ROMANIA

5

1

1

7

GREECE

4

2

PANAMA

5

1

HAITI

4

1

ICELAND

4

1

ITALY

1

4

KENYA

2

2

1

KYRGYZSTAN

1

2

2

MEXICO

3

1

1

TURKEY

2

2

1

Acension Island, BRITISH

4

BELGIUM

2

1

1

BULGARIA

2

2

CYPRUS

3

1

UKRAINE

2

2

BENIN

3

BURKINA FASO

1

2

CANADA

2

1

CHINA

2

1

GREENLAND

3

GUAM

1

2

GUINEA

1

2

HONDURAS

3

LEBANON

1

1

1

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

2

1

NETHERLANDS

1

2

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

1

2

THAILAND

1

2

UGANDA

1

2

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

1

1

AUSTRIA

1

1

BANGLADESH

1

1

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

1

1

CAMBODIA

1

1

CROATIA

2

EL SALVADOR

1

1

ETHIOPIA

1

1

GAMBIA

2

GHANA

1

1

GUATEMALA

2

MYANMAR

2

PERU

1

1

SAINT HELENA

2

SINGAPORE

1

1

SPAIN

2

SURINAME

1

1

VIET NAM

1

1

YEMEN

2

ZAMBIA

1

1

AZERBAIJAN

1

BOTSWANA

1

BRUNEI DARUSSALAM

1

CAMEROON

1

CHILE

1

CONGO

1

EGYPT

1

FRANCE

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

GUYANA

1

INDONESIA

1

JAMAICA

1

KAZAKHSTAN

1

MALTA

1

MAURITIUS

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

1

MOROCCO

1

NEPAL

1

NIGERIA

1

NORWAY

1

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

1

RWANDA

1

SIERRA LEONE

1

SOMALIA

1

UZBEKISTAN

1

Grand Total: 113

3356

175

2221

111

3

1

5867