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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 - 03/31/2020)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ 32149 3634 23368 1675   550 61376
AFGHANISTAN 22128 1649 21052 1788   147 46764
Nation Pending 6806 718 4112 70   67 11773
KUWAIT 4104 1239 4128 105   251 9827
UNITED STATES 610 89 2132 18   3 2852
MARSHALL ISLANDS 1048 60 673 11     1792
PUERTO RICO 263 74 1313 9     1659
GERMANY 459 75 502 8   13 1057
QATAR 179 86 588 21   5 879
IN-FLIGHT 446 16 208 1     671
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 286 50 296 13   1 646
ANTARCTICA 337 23 142 1     503
COLOMBIA 229 46 191 16   9 491
JAPAN 233 20 191 14     458
DJIBOUTI 241 19 186 4   3 453
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA 51 26 352 13   9 451
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF 182 29 140 11     362
JORDAN 150 14 155 36   3 358
SAUDI ARABIA 92 36 199 24   1 352
PAKISTAN 111 14 147 42     314
KOSOVO 167 10 127 4     308
BAHAMAS 103 28 158       289
BAHRAIN 102 15 100 2   1 220
CUBA 97 15 96 6   1 215
ISRAEL 83 15 90 4     192
HONDURAS 92 10 71 2     175
ASCENSION ISLAND, BRITISH 62 31 77 2   1 173
MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC 23 4 141 3     171
UNITED KINGDOM 65 11 92 2     170
HAITI 73 12 68 3     156
OMAN 40 31 80 4     155
SUDAN 59 8 85 2     154
ITALY 56 3 65 2   1 127
CHINA 38 16 69 3     126
TURKEY 70 3 43 6   1 123
LIBERIA 48 9 58 6   1 122
PHILIPPINES 48 8 57 5     118
RUSSIAN FEDERATION 61 7 40 2     110
ROMANIA 91 3 14 1     109
TAIWAN 53 11 38       102
KENYA 35 4 55 6     100
IRELAND 63 1 33       97
NIGER 42 2 46 1 1   92
UGANDA 33 6 47 3   1 90
SOMALIA 42 3 37 5     87
INDIA 35 2 43 2     82
THAILAND 30 3 35 7   4 79
SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC 21 1 48 8     78
SOUTH SUDAN 14 2 59 1     76
EGYPT 21 4 45 3     73
SOUTH AFRICA 24 7 38 4     73
KYRGYZSTAN 22 6 37 3     68
INDONESIA 23 5 32 7     67
CHAD 14 6 38 7     65
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC 31 3 28       62
VIETNAM 25 2 27 3   3 60
UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS 18 2 36 2 1   59
GUAM 25 3 29       57
PERU 26 3 23 2   2 56
UZBEKISTAN 8 4 35 5   4 56
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA 22 7 25       54
EL SALVADOR 7 1 45       53
AUSTRALIA 15 1 29 2 1   48
UKRAINE 19 2 24 3     48
SPAIN 16 1 29 1     47
MEXICO 16 4 26       46
GUATEMALA 23 2 20       45
KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF 26 5 14       45
POLAND 29 2 12 1     44
GREECE 18   23       41
GREENLAND 24 2 15       41
NIGERIA 14 3 17 7     41
GHANA 12 3 20 2     37
GEORGIA 10 3 19 2   2 36
BELGIUM 10 1 23 1     35
PANAMA 19   14     1 34
CONGO 12 2 18       32
CROATIA 5 2 24 1     32
SIERRA LEONE 4 9 17     1 31
CYPRUS 19   8     1 28
HUNGARY 4   23 1     28
GUINEA 12 1 14       27
ETHIOPIA 9 2 13 1     25
LEBANON 7 2 15 1     25
KAZAKHSTAN 8 1 15       24
SENEGAL 8 2 11 3     24
SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO 7 1 16       24
SINGAPORE 9 1 13 1     24
YEMEN 9 1 13 1     24
MALI 3 1 15 4     23
BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY 6   13 3     22
BURKINA FASO 9 2 11       22
TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF 9 1 11 1     22
BULGARIA 8   10 2   1 21
BRAZIL 6   14       20
CAMBODIA 5 2 10 2     19
NETHERLANDS 8 5 6       19
BANGLADESH 9 2 5 1     17
MONGOLIA 5   11     1 17
CANADA 5   11       16
SRI LANKA 3 1 11 1     16
AUSTRIA 5   10       15
CAMEROON 3 1 10     1 15
TUNISIA 7   6 2     15
NEPAL 6   8       14
BOLIVIA 3 3 6 1     13
ECUADOR 4 1 8       13
LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA 2 1 8 2     13
SAINT HELENA 3 7 3       13
ALBANIA   2 9     1 12
NORWAY 2 2 7 1     12
RWANDA 4 1 7       12
ARMENIA 5   5 1     11
GUYANA 2   8 1     11
ICELAND 8   3       11
NICARAGUA 2 1 7     1 11
PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED 2   8 1     11
ZIMBABWE 5 1 5       11
DUTCH CARRIBBEAN 7   2 1     10
MALAWI 1 2 6     1 10
URUGUAY 7   3       10
FRANCE 3   6       9
MADAGASCAR 4 1 3 1     9
MALAYSIA 4   5       9
MOZAMBIQUE 2 2 4 1     9
MYANMAR 3   6       9
TAJIKISTAN 3 1 3 2     9
GABON 3   5       8
LITHUANIA 3   5       8
MOROCCO 3 1 4       8
PARAGUAY 5   3       8
PORTUGAL 4   4       8
ZAMBIA 1   4 3     8
ALAND ISLANDS 2 1 4       7
AZERBAIJAN 3   4       7
BENIN 2   4 1     7
BURUNDI 2   4 1     7
CHILE 3   4       7
COSTA RICA 1 1 5       7
GAMBIA 5   2       7
JAMAICA 1   5 1     7
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF 1 1 4        
NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS 1   5        
ALGERIA 1   3 1      
ANGOLA   1 4        
ARGENTINA 2 2 1        
BOTSWANA 1 1 2 1      
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 2   3        
LATVIA 1   4        
TURKMENISTAN 1 1 3        
COTE DIVOIRE     4        
HONG KONG 1 2 1        
LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC 1   3        
LUXEMBOURG   1 3        
MALTA 1   2 1      
MAURITANIA 3   1        
NEW ZEALAND 1   3        
SURINAME 1   3        
TIMOR-LESTE 2   2        
VENEZUELA 1 1 2        
VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S. 1   3        
BARBADOS     2 1      
BELIZE     3        
CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE 1 1 1        
CZECH REPUBLIC     3        
ESTONIA 1   2        
FIJI 1 1 1        
GUINEA-BISSAU 2 1          
MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF 3            
NAMIBIA 1   1 1      
SWITZERLAND     3        
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO 1   2        
DOMINICA 1   1        
MAURITIUS 1   1        
REUNION 1   1        
SLOVAKIA     2        
SLOVENIA 2            
SWAZILAND 1   1        
SWEDEN     1 1      
VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH 1   1        
AMERICAN SAMOA 1            
ANDORRA   1          
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM 1            
DENMARK 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        
Grand Total: 197 72736 8354 63402 4076 3 1094 14966