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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 - 06/30/2018)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

30144

3485

20223

1662

550

56064

AFGHANISTAN

20000

1466

17481

1720

2

146

40815

Nation Pending

5192

624

3277

52

67

9212

KUWAIT

3793

1199

3767

102

251

9112

UNITED STATES

567

87

2091

18

4

2767

PUERTO RICO

258

72

1288

8

1626

MARSHALL ISLANDS

898

53

593

10

1554

GERMANY

418

68

463

8

13

970

QATAR

156

86

543

18

5

808

IN-FLIGHT

408

16

184

1

609

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

271

48

267

13

1

600

COLOMBIA

226

45

188

16

9

484

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

50

26

351

12

9

448

JAPAN

213

17

174

12

416

DJIBOUTI

208

18

167

3

3

399

JORDAN

145

13

126

36

3

323

SAUDI ARABIA

85

33

179

23

1

321

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

157

29

122

10

318

PAKISTAN

108

14

145

42

309

ANTARCTICA

207

4

97

308

BAHAMAS

89

28

149

266

KOSOVO

114

6

114

3

237

BAHRAIN

88

14

92

1

1

196

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

23

4

142

3

172

UNITED KINGDOM

59

7

89

2

157

ISRAEL

65

13

74

4

156

ASCENSION ISLAND, BRITISH

54

28

69

2

1

154

SUDAN

59

8

85

2

154

HAITI

73

12

65

2

152

OMAN

39

31

79

3

152

HONDURAS

79

9

60

2

150

CUBA

62

14

66

6

1

149

CHINA

32

16

68

3

119

ITALY

48

3

60

2

1

114

LIBERIA

47

8

50

6

1

112

ROMANIA

88

3

14

1

106

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

60

7

37

2

106

TAIWAN

53

11

34

98

PHILIPPINES

42

7

45

3

97

TURKEY

57

2

30

6

1

96

IRELAND

53

24

77

INDIA

30

2

42

2

76

KENYA

30

3

38

5

76

UGANDA

29

6

37

3

1

76

THAILAND

30

2

31

7

4

74

SOUTH SUDAN

12

1

54

1

68

KYRGYZSTAN

22

6

36

3

67

SOUTH AFRICA

23

6

35

3

67

INDONESIA

22

5

32

6

65

NIGER

36

1

26

1

1

65

EGYPT

15

3

40

4

62

CHAD

10

7

37

6

60

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

32

2

25

59

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

18

2

36

2

1

59

VIETNAM

27

2

24

2

3

58

UZBEKISTAN

8

4

35

5

4

56

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

22

7

25

54

GUAM

22

3

26

51

EL SALVADOR

4

1

44

49

AUSTRALIA

15

1

26

2

1

45

PERU

23

3

15

2

2

45

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

26

3

13

42

MEXICO

15

4

23

42

SPAIN

12

1

26

1

40

UKRAINE

13

1

21

3

38

GREECE

17

20

37

NIGERIA

12

3

16

6

37

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

12

2

15

5

34

GREENLAND

21

1

11

33

GUATEMALA

20

2

11

33

CROATIA

5

2

24

1

32

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

2

32

BELGIUM

8

1

21

1

31

SIERRA LEONE

4

9

17

1

31

PANAMA

18

11

1

30

CONGO

10

2

17

29

SOMALIA

5

21

3

29

CYPRUS

18

8

1

27

GHANA

10

3

13

1

27

HUNGARY

3

23

1

27

GUINEA

12

1

13

26

POLAND

17

8

1

26

ETHIOPIA

9

2

13

1

25

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

15

24

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

SINGAPORE

8

1

13

1

23

BURKINA FASO

9

2

11

22

LEBANON

6

2

13

1

22

SENEGAL

7

2

10

3

22

YEMEN

10

10

1

21

BRAZIL

6

14

20

BULGARIA

8

9

2

1

20

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

9

1

10

20

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

13

3

19

MALI

3

1

11

4

19

NETHERLANDS

8

5

6

19

CAMBODIA

5

2

9

2

18

CANADA

5

11

16

MONGOLIA

4

11

1

16

BOLIVIA

3

3

6

1

13

SRI LANKA

3

1

8

1

13

ALBANIA

2

9

1

12

BANGLADESH

6

2

4

12

CAMEROON

3

8

1

12

NEPAL

5

7

12

RWANDA

4

1

7

12

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

AUSTRIA

3

8

11

ECUADOR

2

1

8

11

ICELAND

8

3

11

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

2

1

6

2

11

SAINT HELENA

3

5

3

11

DUTCH CARRIBBEAN

7

2

1

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

ZIMBABWE

5

1

4

10

GUYANA

2

6

1

9

MALAYSIA

4

5

9

MYANMAR

3

6

9

NORWAY

2

1

5

1

9

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

2

6

1

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

9

FRANCE

3

5

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

TUNISIA

4

4

8

AZERBAIJAN

3

4

7

BENIN

2

4

1

7

BURUNDI

2

4

1

7

CHILE

3

4

7

GAMBIA

5

2

7

JAMAICA

1

5

1

7

LITHUANIA

2

5

7

MALAWI

1

1

4

1

7

MOROCCO

3

1

3

7

GABON

2

4

MOZAMBIQUE

2

2

1

1

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

5

ALGERIA

1

3

1

ANGOLA

1

4

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

3

LATVIA

1

4

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

TURKMENISTAN

1

1

3

ZAMBIA

1

2

2

BOTSWANA

1

2

1

HONG KONG

1

2

1

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

1

3

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

3

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALTA

1

2

1

MAURITANIA

3

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

ARGENTINA

1

2

BELIZE

3

COSTA RICA

1

2

COTE DIVOIRE

1

2

CZECH REPUBLIC

3

FIJI

1

1

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

3

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

SWITZERLAND

1

2

ALAND ISLANDS

1

1

BARBADOS

1

1

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

DOMINICA

1

1

ESTONIA

1

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

1

MAURITIUS

1

1

SLOVAKIA

2

SLOVENIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

1

URUGUAY

2

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

AMERICAN SAMOA

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

REUNION

1

SAMOA

1

SAN MARINO

1

SEYCHELLES

1

SOLOMON ISLANDS

1

SWAZILAND

1

Grand Total: 196

65763

7796

54648

3940

5

1094

133246