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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 - 09/30/2017)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

29446

3377

19687

1652

1

550

54713

AFGHANISTAN

19368

1389

16763

1703

1

146

39370

KUWAIT

3608

1173

3641

96

251

8769

Nation Pending

4804

561

3046

45

67

8523

UNITED STATES

553

86

2067

17

4

2727

PUERTO RICO

250

71

1265

6

1592

MARSHALL ISLANDS

798

50

566

10

1424

GERMANY

401

63

449

8

13

934

QATAR

145

84

510

18

5

762

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

265

48

260

13

1

587

IN-FLIGHT

389

16

174

1

580

COLOMBIA

226

45

188

16

9

484

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

50

26

351

12

9

448

JAPAN

201

16

163

9

389

DJIBOUTI

190

17

160

3

3

373

JORDAN

144

10

115

36

3

308

SAUDI ARABIA

79

32

174

22

1

308

PAKISTAN

105

14

141

42

302

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

146

27

108

9

290

ANTARCTICA

173

87

260

BAHAMAS

75

26

141

242

KOSOVO

95

5

111

3

214

BAHRAIN

86

13

89

1

1

190

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

23

4

142

3

172

SUDAN

59

8

85

2

154

OMAN

38

31

80

3

152

UNITED KINGDOM

57

7

85

1

150

HAITI

73

12

61

2

148

CUBA

58

13

62

5

1

139

ISRAEL

56

14

65

4

139

ASCENSION ISLAND, BRITISH

47

22

66

1

1

137

HONDURAS

66

7

58

2

133

CHINA

28

15

67

3

113

LIBERIA

46

8

50

6

1

111

ITALY

45

3

56

2

1

107

ROMANIA

88

3

14

1

106

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

59

8

34

2

103

PHILIPPINES

43

7

44

3

97

TAIWAN

52

11

28

91

TURKEY

51

2

28

6

1

88

IRELAND

52

24

76

INDIA

30

2

41

2

75

UGANDA

30

6

35

3

1

75

THAILAND

31

2

28

7

4

72

KENYA

25

3

37

5

70

KYRGYZSTAN

22

6

36

3

67

INDONESIA

21

6

31

6

64

SOUTH AFRICA

21

4

33

2

60

SOUTH SUDAN

6

53

1

60

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

18

2

36

2

1

59

EGYPT

14

3

37

4

58

VIETNAM

25

2

25

2

4

58

CHAD

8

7

36

6

57

NIGER

32

1

22

1

56

UZBEKISTAN

8

4

35

5

4

56

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

30

2

23

55

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

21

7

25

53

GUAM

22

3

25

50

EL SALVADOR

4

1

42

47

AUSTRALIA

16

1

24

2

1

44

PERU

22

3

15

2

2

44

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

26

3

12

41

SPAIN

12

1

25

1

39

MEXICO

13

4

21

38

NIGERIA

12

3

16

6

37

UKRAINE

14

1

18

3

36

GREECE

16

18

34

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

2

32

GUATEMALA

18

2

11

31

SIERRA LEONE

4

9

17

1

31

BELGIUM

8

1

20

1

30

CROATIA

5

1

24

30

GREENLAND

19

10

29

CONGO

9

2

17

28

PANAMA

16

11

1

28

CYPRUS

18

8

1

27

GHANA

11

3

12

1

27

HUNGARY

3

23

1

27

GUINEA

11

1

12

24

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

15

24

ETHIOPIA

9

2

12

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

BURKINA FASO

9

2

11

22

LEBANON

6

2

13

1

22

YEMEN

10

10

1

21

BRAZIL

6

14

20

SENEGAL

7

2

10

1

20

SINGAPORE

8

1

10

1

20

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

9

1

10

20

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

13

3

19

MALI

3

1

11

4

19

BULGARIA

6

9

2

1

18

CAMBODIA

5

2

9

2

18

NETHERLANDS

7

5

6

18

CANADA

5

11

16

MONGOLIA

4

11

1

16

POLAND

7

6

1

14

SOMALIA

2

9

3

14

BOLIVIA

3

3

6

1

13

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

4

7

2

13

ALBANIA

2

9

1

12

BANGLADESH

6

2

4

12

CAMEROON

3

8

1

12

NEPAL

5

7

12

SRI LANKA

3

1

7

1

12

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

AUSTRIA

3

8

11

ICELAND

8

3

11

RWANDA

3

1

7

11

SAINT HELENA

3

5

3

11

DUTCH CARRIBBEAN

7

2

1

10

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

ECUADOR

1

8

9

GUYANA

2

6

1

9

NORWAY

2

1

5

1

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

9

ZIMBABWE

4

1

4

9

MYANMAR

2

6

8

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

2

5

1

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

TUNISIA

4

4

8

AZERBAIJAN

3

4

7

BENIN

2

4

1

7

FRANCE

3

4

7

GAMBIA

5

2

7

JAMAICA

1

5

1

7

LITHUANIA

2

5

7

MALAWI

1

1

4

1

7

MALAYSIA

2

5

7

BURUNDI

2

3

1

CHILE

3

3

GABON

2

4

MOROCCO

2

1

3

MOZAMBIQUE

2

2

1

1

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

5

ALGERIA

1

3

1

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

3

LATVIA

1

4

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

TURKMENISTAN

1

1

3

ANGOLA

1

3

BOTSWANA

1

2

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

2

2

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALTA

1

2

1

NEW ZEALAND

1

3

PARAGUAY

3

1

SURINAME

1

3

TIMOR-LESTE

2

2

VENEZUELA

1

1

2

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

1

3

ZAMBIA

1

1

2

ARGENTINA

1

2

BELIZE

3

COSTA RICA

1

2

CZECH REPUBLIC

3

FIJI

1

1

1

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

MAURITANIA

2

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

3

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

BARBADOS

1

1

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

DOMINICA

1

1

ESTONIA

1

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

MAURITIUS

1

1

SLOVAKIA

2

SLOVENIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

ALAND ISLANDS

1

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

BRUNEI DARUSSALAM

1

COTE DIVOIRE

1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

1

ERITREA

1

FINLAND

1

GUADELOUPE

1

KIRIBATI

1

LESOTHO

1

MICRONESIA, FEDERATED STATES OF

1

PALAU

1

PAPUA NEW GUINEA

1

SAMOA

1

SAN MARINO

1

SEYCHELLES

1

SOLOMON ISLANDS

1

SWAZILAND

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

URUGUAY

1

Grand Total: 194

63442

7477

52706

3880

5

1095

128605