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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 FY2016 REPORT BY NATION (10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

AFGHANISTAN
1189
23
850
47
 
 
2109
IRAQ
949
22
403
10
 
 
1384
Nation Pending
524
10
230
3
 
 
767
KUWAIT
232
29
176
3
 
 
440
MARSHALL ISLANDS
182
 
44
1
 
 
227
UNITED STATES
55
2
32
3
 
1
93
GERMANY
33
1
21
 
 
 
55
JAPAN
20
1
29
2
 
 
52
SAUDI ARABIA
14
6
27
4
 
 
51
SOUTH SUDAN
2
1
47
1
 
 
51
JORDAN
23
 
18
7
 
 
48
In-Flight
29
 
11
 
 
 
40
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
23
 
15
2
 
 
40
QATAR
16
3
19
1
 
 
39
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
26
2
10
1
 
 
39
Acension Island, BRITISH
9
11
18
 
 
 
38
DJIBOUTI
24
1
10
 
 
 
35
PUERTO RICO
15
1
16
1
 
 
33
ANTARCTICA
21
 
10
 
 
 
31
CHAD
2
4
18
4
 
 
28
Kosovo
15
2
7
1
 
 
25
NIGER
13
 
7
 
 
 
20
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
8
2
9
 
 
 
19
PAKISTAN
9
1
7
1
 
 
18
SUDAN
9
1
7
 
 
 
17
BAHAMAS
9
 
7
 
 
 
16
ITALY
10
 
6
 
 
 
16
UNITED KINGDOM
7
1
8
 
 
 
16
BAHRAIN
10
 
5
 
 
 
15
UGANDA
10
 
2
1
 
 
13
CUBA
9
1
2
 
 
 
12
ROMANIA
11
 
1
 
 
 
12
LIBERIA
4
1
6
 
 
 
11
BELGIUM
1
 
9
 
 
 
10
COLOMBIA
7
 
3
 
 
 
10
ISRAEL
2
 
6
1
 
 
9
TURKEY
5
 
3
1
 
 
9
UKRAINE
3
 
5
 
 
 
8
HONDURAS
4
 
3
 
 
 
7
RUSSIAN FEDERATION
5
1
1
 
 
 
7
CYPRUS
6
 
 
 
 
 
 
GUYANA
1
 
5
 
 
 
 
HAITI
3
 
3
 
 
 
 
KENYA
2
 
4
 
 
 
 
OMAN
2
 
4
 
 
 
 
PANAMA
5
 
1
 
 
 
 
SENEGAL
2
 
4
 
 
 
 
SIERRA LEONE
4
 
2
 
 
 
 
SPAIN
3
1
2
 
 
 
 
TAIWAN
4
 
2
 
 
 
 
THAILAND
4
1
1
 
 
 
 
CAMEROON
2
 
3
 
 
 
 
GHANA
3
1
1
 
 
 
 
LITHUANIA
2
 
3
 
 
 
 
MALI
2
 
2
1
 
 
 
NETHERLANDS ANTILLES
3
 
2
 
 
 
 
PHILIPPINES
2
 
2
1
 
 
 
SINGAPORE
2
 
3
 
 
 
 
AUSTRALIA
2
 
2
 
 
 
 
EGYPT
3
 
1
 
 
 
 
GREENLAND
3
 
1
 
 
 
 
GUATEMALA
2
 
2
 
 
 
 
INDONESIA
1
1
2
 
 
 
 
MEXICO
 
 
3
 
 
1
 
SOUTH AFRICA
2
1
1
 
 
 
 
BRAZIL
2
 
1
 
 
 
 
BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY
1
 
2
 
 
 
 
CAMBODIA
 
 
3
 
 
 
 
CHINA
3
 
 
 
 
 
 
CONGO
2
 
1
 
 
 
 
INDIA
1
1
1
 
 
 
 
IRELAND
3
 
 
 
 
 
 
KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF
2
 
1
 
 
 
 
MALAWI
1
1
1
 
 
 
 
NETHERLANDS
1
 
2
 
 
 
 
NIGERIA
1
 
2
 
 
 
 
TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF
1
1
1
 
 
 
 
VIET NAM
2
 
1
 
 
 
 
AUSTRIA
 
 
2
 
 
 
 
BENIN
1
 
 
1
 
 
 
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
1
 
1
 
 
 
 
BULGARIA
1
 
1
 
 
 
 
CANADA
 
 
2
 
 
 
 
COSTA RICA
1
 
1
 
 
 
 
CROATIA
 
 
2
 
 
 
 
ESTONIA
1
 
1
 
 
 
 
GREECE
 
 
2
 
 
 
 
GUINEA
2
 
 
 
 
 
 
JAMAICA
 
 
2
 
 
 
 
MOROCCO
1
 
1
 
 
 
 
NORWAY
1
 
1
 
 
 
 
PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED
2
 
 
 
 
 
 
PERU
2
 
 
 
 
 
 
TURKMENISTAN
 
 
2
 
 
 
 
YEMEN
1
 
 
1
 
 
 
ARGENTINA
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
AZERBAIJAN
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
BANGLADESH
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
BELIZE
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
BOLIVIA
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
CHILE
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
GAMBIA
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
GUAM
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
KAZAKHSTAN
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
MALAYSIA
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
MAURITANIA
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
MAURITIUS
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
MICRONESIA, FEDERATED STATES OF
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
MYANMAR
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEPAL
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEW ZEALAND
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
SURINAME
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
UZBEKISTAN
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
Grand Total: 118
3649
135
2210
99
0
2
6095