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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 - 09/30/2016)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

28478

3312

19023

1641

2

549

53005

AFGHANISTAN

18432

1348

15594

1664

1

146

37185

KUWAIT

3211

1161

3430

85

 

251

8138

Nation Pending

4269

536

2755

44

 

67

7671

UNITED STATES

534

87

2033

16

 

4

2674

PUERTO RICO

225

70

1254

6

 

 

1555

MARSHALL ISLANDS

677

48

526

9

 

 

1260

GERMANY

379

61

420

7

 

13

880

QATAR

130

71

468

16

2

5

692

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

251

46

243

13

 

1

554

In-Flight

372

16

162

1

 

 

551

COLOMBIA

227

45

186

13

 

9

480

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

50

26

350

12

 

9

447

DJIBOUTI

179

16

154

3

 

3

355

JAPAN

180

16

147

8

 

 

351

PAKISTAN

103

13

136

43

 

 

295

JORDAN

136

9

101

35

 

3

284

SAUDI ARABIA

74

29

144

22

 

1

270

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

127

27

99

6

 

 

259

BAHAMAS

61

26

130

 

 

 

217

Kosovo

83

5

104

3

 

 

195

ANTARCTICA

128

 

64

 

 

 

192

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

22

4

142

3

 

 

171

BAHRAIN

76

12

78

1

 

1

168

SUDAN

59

8

85

2

 

 

154

OMAN

37

31

74

3

 

 

145

HAITI

70

13

55

2

 

 

140

UNITED KINGDOM

47

7

80

1

 

 

135

CUBA

53

12

60

4

 

1

130

ISRAEL

40

12

60

4

 

 

116

HONDURAS

48

7

56

2

 

 

113

CHINA

25

15

65

3

 

 

108

Acension Island, BRITISH

29

19

54

1

 

1

104

LIBERIA

43

8

46

6

 

1

104

PHILIPPINES

42

7

43

3

 

 

95

ITALY

38

3

50

1

 

1

93

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

51

8

31

2

 

 

92

ROMANIA

74

3

13

1

 

 

91

TAIWAN

49

8

22

 

 

 

79

TURKEY

43

2

26

6

 

1

78

INDIA

30

2

41

2

 

 

75

IRELAND

50

 

24

 

 

 

74

THAILAND

29

2

27

7

 

4

69

KYRGYZSTAN

23

6

35

3

 

 

67

UGANDA

28

5

28

3

 

1

65

KENYA

22

3

32

5

 

 

62

INDONESIA

19

5

30

6

 

 

60

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

18

2

36

2

1

 

59

VIET NAM

25

2

24

2

 

3

56

UZBEKISTAN

9

4

33

5

 

4

55

SOUTH AFRICA

17

4

31

2

 

 

54

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

21

7

25

 

 

 

53

EGYPT

13

2

34

3

 

 

52

SOUTH SUDAN

2

1

47

1

 

 

51

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

24

2

20

 

 

 

46

CHAD

5

5

29

4

 

 

43

GUAM

17

3

23

 

 

 

43

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

26

3

12

 

 

 

41

PERU

17

3

15

2

 

2

39

AUSTRALIA

14

1

20

2

1

 

38

NIGER

25

1

12

 

 

 

38

MEXICO

12

3

21

 

 

1

37

SPAIN

11

1

21

1

 

 

34

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

 

2

32

NIGERIA

10

1

15

4

 

 

30

SIERRA LEONE

6

9

14

 

 

1

30

CROATIA

4

 

25

 

 

 

29

GREECE

13

 

16

 

 

 

29

CONGO

9

2

16

 

 

 

27

CYPRUS

19

 

7

 

 

1

27

UKRAINE

8

1

15

3

 

 

27

GHANA

10

3

12

 

 

 

25

HUNGARY

2

 

23

 

 

 

25

PANAMA

14

 

10

 

 

1

25

GUATEMALA

13

1

10

 

 

 

24

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

15

 

 

 

24

BELGIUM

5

1

16

1

 

 

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

 

 

 

23

GREENLAND

15

 

7

 

 

 

22

ETHIOPIA

7

2

12

 

 

 

21

GUINEA

9

1

11

 

 

 

21

YEMEN

10

 

10

1

 

 

21

SENEGAL

7

2

10

1

 

 

20

BRAZIL

5

 

14

 

 

 

19

BURKINA FASO

8

1

10

 

 

 

19

LEBANON

5

1

12

1

 

 

19

CAMBODIA

5

2

9

2

 

 

18

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

 

12

2

 

 

17

BULGARIA

5

 

9

2

 

1

17

SINGAPORE

6

1

10

 

 

 

17

MALI

3

 

10

3

 

 

16

MONGOLIA

4

 

11

 

 

1

16

NETHERLANDS

6

4

5

 

 

 

15

CANADA

5

 

9

 

 

 

14

BOLIVIA

3

3

6

1

 

 

13

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

4

1

8

 

 

 

13

NEPAL

5

 

7

 

 

 

12

ALBANIA

 

2

8

 

 

1

11

ARMENIA

5

 

5

1

 

 

11

BANGLADESH

6

1

4

 

 

 

11

ICELAND

8

 

3

 

 

 

11

SAINT HELENA

3

5

3

 

 

 

11

CAMEROON

3

 

6

 

 

1

10

EL SALVADOR

3

1

6

 

 

 

10

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

 

 

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

 

 

1

10

AUSTRIA

1

 

8

 

 

 

9

ECUADOR

1

 

8

 

 

 

9

GUYANA

2

 

6

1

 

 

9

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

5

 

3

1

 

 

9

RWANDA

3

1

5

 

 

 

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

 

 

9

NORWAY

2

 

5

1

 

 

8

PORTUGAL

4

 

4

 

 

 

8

SRI LANKA

2

 

5

1

 

 

8

AZERBAIJAN

3

 

4

 

 

 

7

BENIN

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

JAMAICA

1

 

5

1

 

 

7

MALAWI

1

1

4

 

 

1

7

MYANMAR

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

3

 

3

1

 

 

7

SOMALIA

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

TUNISIA

3

 

4

 

 

 

7

BURUNDI

2

 

3

1

 

 

 

LITHUANIA

2

 

4

 

 

 

 

MALAYSIA

3

 

3

 

 

 

 

MOROCCO

2

1

3

 

 

 

 

POLAND

2

 

4

 

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

3

1

 

 

 

CHILE

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

FRANCE

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

GAMBIA

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

LATVIA

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

 

 

 

MOZAMBIQUE

2

1

1

1

 

 

 

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

BOTSWANA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

GABON

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

LUXEMBOURG

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

MALTA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

SURINAME

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

TIMOR-LESTE

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

TURKMENISTAN

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

NAMIBIA

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

NEW ZEALAND

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

PARAGUAY

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

MAURITANIA

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAURITIUS

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

SLOVAKIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SLOVENIA

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

SWEDEN

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SWITZERLAND

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZIMBABWE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

Grand Total: 193

59995

7282

49829

3789

7

1094

121996