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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 - 03/31/2017)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

28908

3330

19366

1646

1

550

53801

AFGHANISTAN

18956

1361

16153

1664

1

146

38281

KUWAIT

3382

1168

3531

87

 

251

8419

Nation Pending

4498

550

2908

47

 

67

8070

UNITED STATES

540

86

2050

16

 

4

2696

PUERTO RICO

243

69

1258

6

 

 

1576

MARSHALL ISLANDS

744

48

544

10

 

 

1346

GERMANY

388

63

433

8

 

13

905

QATAR

147

77

487

18

 

5

734

IN-FLIGHT

387

16

169

1

 

 

573

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

260

48

250

13

 

1

572

COLOMBIA

226

45

187

15

 

9

482

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

50

26

351

12

 

9

448

JAPAN

189

16

154

9

 

 

368

DJIBOUTI

183

16

158

3

 

3

363

PAKISTAN

106

14

139

43

 

 

302

JORDAN

138

9

107

37

 

3

294

SAUDI ARABIA

76

31

161

23

 

1

292

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

141

27

102

8

 

 

278

BAHAMAS

64

26

137

 

 

 

227

ANTARCTICA

145

1

79

 

 

 

225

KOSOVO

90

5

106

3

 

 

204

BAHRAIN

80

14

83

1

 

1

179

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

22

4

142

3

 

 

171

SUDAN

59

8

85

2

 

 

154

OMAN

36

31

78

3

 

 

148

UNITED KINGDOM

54

7

84

1

 

 

146

HAITI

71

13

57

2

 

 

143

CUBA

55

12

60

4

 

1

132

HONDURAS

56

7

58

2

 

 

123

ASCENSION ISLAND, BRITISH

40

19

61

1

 

1

122

ISRAEL

41

11

63

4

 

 

119

CHINA

26

15

66

3

 

 

110

LIBERIA

45

8

48

6

 

1

108

ITALY

43

3

53

2

 

1

102

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

58

8

33

2

 

 

101

ROMANIA

79

3

13

1

 

 

96

PHILIPPINES

42

7

43

3

 

 

95

TAIWAN

50

10

24

 

 

 

84

TURKEY

47

2

27

6

 

1

83

IRELAND

52

 

24

 

 

 

76

INDIA

30

2

41

2

 

 

75

THAILAND

29

2

28

7

 

4

70

UGANDA

29

6

31

3

 

1

70

KENYA

23

3

36

5

 

 

67

KYRGYZSTAN

22

6

36

3

 

 

67

INDONESIA

19

6

30

6

 

 

61

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

18

2

36

2

1

 

59

SOUTH AFRICA

19

4

32

2

 

 

57

SOUTH SUDAN

5

1

50

1

 

 

57

UZBEKISTAN

8

4

35

5

 

4

56

VIETNAM

25

2

24

2

 

3

56

CHAD

8

6

35

6

 

 

55

EGYPT

14

2

35

3

 

 

54

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

21

7

25

 

 

 

53

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

28

2

22

 

 

 

52

NIGER

28

1

17

 

1

 

47

GUAM

19

3

24

 

 

 

46

PERU

20

3

15

2

 

2

42

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

26

3

12

 

 

 

41

AUSTRALIA

15

1

21

2

1

 

40

MEXICO

12

3

21

 

 

1

37

SPAIN

11

1

23

1

 

 

36

UKRAINE

13

1

18

3

 

 

35

GREECE

15

 

18

 

 

 

33

NIGERIA

11

2

15

5

 

 

33

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

 

2

32

SIERRA LEONE

4

9

17

 

 

1

31

CROATIA

4

1

24

 

 

 

29

GUATEMALA

16

2

11

 

 

 

29

BELGIUM

7

1

18

1

 

 

27

CONGO

9

2

16

 

 

 

27

CYPRUS

19

 

7

 

 

1

27

PANAMA

15

 

11

 

 

1

27

GHANA

11

3

12

 

 

 

26

HUNGARY

2

 

23

1

 

 

26

GREENLAND

16

 

8

 

 

 

24

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

15

 

 

 

24

GUINEA

11

1

11

 

 

 

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

 

 

 

23

ETHIOPIA

7

2

12

 

 

 

21

YEMEN

10

 

10

1

 

 

21

BURKINA FASO

9

1

10

 

 

 

20

LEBANON

6

1

12

1

 

 

20

SENEGAL

7

2

10

1

 

 

20

BRAZIL

5

 

14

 

 

 

19

SINGAPORE

7

1

10

1

 

 

19

CAMBODIA

5

2

9

2

 

 

18

MALI

3

1

11

3

 

 

18

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

8

1

9

 

 

 

18

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

 

12

2

 

 

17

BULGARIA

5

 

9

2

 

1

17

NETHERLANDS

7

5

5

 

 

 

17

MONGOLIA

4

 

11

 

 

1

16

CANADA

5

 

10

 

 

 

15

BOLIVIA

3

3

6

1

 

 

13

ALBANIA

 

2

9

 

 

1

12

NEPAL

5

 

7

 

 

 

12

ARMENIA

5

 

5

1

 

 

11

AUSTRIA

3

 

8

 

 

 

11

BANGLADESH

6

1

4

 

 

 

11

CAMEROON

3

 

7

 

 

1

11

ICELAND

8

 

3

 

 

 

11

SAINT HELENA

3

5

3

 

 

 

11

DUTCH CARRIBBEAN

7

 

2

1

 

 

10

EL SALVADOR

3

1

6

 

 

 

10

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

 

 

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

 

 

1

10

POLAND

4

 

5

1

 

 

10

RWANDA

4

1

5

 

 

 

10

SRI LANKA

4

 

5

1

 

 

10

ECUADOR

1

 

8

 

 

 

9

GUYANA

2

 

6

1

 

 

9

NORWAY

2

1

5

1

 

 

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

 

 

9

PORTUGAL

4

 

4

 

 

 

8

TUNISIA

4

 

4

 

 

 

8

AZERBAIJAN

3

 

4

 

 

 

7

BENIN

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

GAMBIA

5

 

2

 

 

 

7

JAMAICA

1

 

5

1

 

 

7

LITHUANIA

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

MALAWI

1

1

4

 

 

1

7

MALAYSIA

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

MYANMAR

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

SOMALIA

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

BURUNDI

2

 

3

1

 

 

 

CHILE

3

 

3

 

 

 

 

GABON

3

 

3

 

 

 

 

MOROCCO

2

1

3

 

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

3

1

 

 

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

FRANCE

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

LATVIA

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

 

 

 

MOZAMBIQUE

2

1

1

1

 

 

 

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

TURKMENISTAN

1

1

3

 

 

 

 

ZIMBABWE

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

BOTSWANA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

LUXEMBOURG

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

MALTA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

PARAGUAY

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

NEW ZEALAND

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

BARBADOS

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

DOMINICA

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

ESTONIA

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

HONG KONG

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

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

61676

7358

51230

3818

5

1095

125182