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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 - 09/30/2019)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ 31541 3534 22003 1669   550 59297
AFGHANISTAN 21361 1502 19773 1774   147 44557
Nation Pending 6252 654 3816 63   67 10852
KUWAIT 4045 1226 4040 104   251 9666
UNITED STATES 597 89 2122 18   3 2829
MARSHALL ISLANDS 1005 57 646 11     1719
PUERTO RICO 261 73 1311 9     1654
GERMANY 451 73 494 8   13 1039
QATAR 168 86 581 21   5 861
IN-FLIGHT 442 16 202 1     661
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 282 49 287 13   1 632
COLOMBIA 226 46 191 16   9 488
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA 50 26 352 13   9 450
JAPAN 226 20 188 13     447
DJIBOUTI 234 18 182 3   3 440
ANTARCTICA 254 6 112 1     373
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF 178 29 133 11     351
SAUDI ARABIA 90 34 197 24   1 346
JORDAN 148 14 144 36   3 345
PAKISTAN 109 14 145 42     310
BAHAMAS 103 27 155       285
KOSOVO 149 7 123 4     283
BAHRAIN 101 15 98 2   1 217
CUBA 93 15 86 6   1 201
ISRAEL 79 15 84 4     182
ASCENSION ISLAND, BRITISH 61 31 76 2   1 171
MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC 23 4 141 3     171
HONDURAS 89 9 69 2     169
UNITED KINGDOM 63 10 92 2     167
OMAN 41 31 79 4     155
HAITI 73 12 66 3     154
SUDAN 59 8 85 2     154
CHINA 38 16 68 3     125
ITALY 54 3 65 2   1 125
LIBERIA 48 9 55 6   1 119
TURKEY 65 2 41 6   1 115
PHILIPPINES 47 8 53 4     112
ROMANIA 90 3 14 1     108
RUSSIAN FEDERATION 60 7 39 2     108
TAIWAN 53 11 38       102
KENYA 36 4 51 6     97
UGANDA 33 6 43 3   1 86
NIGER 41 2 39 1 1   84
IRELAND 54 1 25       80
INDIA 31 2 43 2     78
THAILAND 30 3 34 7   4 78
SOUTH SUDAN 13 2 57 1     73
SOMALIA 34 2 31 5     72
SOUTH AFRICA 23 7 38 3     71
EGYPT 20 3 44 3     70
KYRGYZSTAN 22 6 37 3     68
INDONESIA 23 5 32 6     66
CHAD 14 6 38 6     64
SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC 18 2 35 8     63
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC 31 2 27       60
UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS 18 2 36 2 1   59
VIETNAM 25 2 27 2   3 59
UZBEKISTAN 8 4 35 5   4 56
GUAM 25 3 27       55
PERU 26 3 22 2   2 55
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA 22 7 25       54
EL SALVADOR 6 1 45       52
AUSTRALIA 15 1 28 2 1   47
SPAIN 13 1 29 1     44
KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF 26 3 14       43
MEXICO 16 4 23       43
UKRAINE 16 2 22 3     43
GUATEMALA 23 2 17       42
POLAND 27 2 12 1     42
GREECE 19   22       41
GREENLAND 24 1 14       39
NIGERIA 13 3 16 6     38
GHANA 12 3 18 2     35
BELGIUM 10 1 22 1     34
PANAMA 19   14     1 34
GEORGIA 8 3 18 2   2 33
CROATIA 5 2 24 1     32
CONGO 11 2 18       31
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
KAZAKHSTAN 8 1 15       24
LEBANON 7 2 14 1     24
SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO 7 1 16       24
SINGAPORE 9 1 13 1     24
SENEGAL 7 2 11 3     23
YEMEN 9   13 1     23
BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY 6   13 3     22
BURKINA FASO 9 2 11       22
MALI 3 1 14 4     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
MONGOLIA 5   11     1 17
BANGLADESH 8 2 5 1     16
CANADA 5   11       16
AUSTRIA 5   10       15
SRI LANKA 4 1 9 1     15
CAMEROON 3 1 9     1 14
NEPAL 6   8       14
BOLIVIA 3 3 6 1     13
ECUADOR 4 1 8       13
LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA 2 1 8 2     13
TUNISIA 7   5 1     13
ALBANIA   2 9     1 12
RWANDA 4 1 7       12
SAINT HELENA 3 6 3       12
ARMENIA 5   5 1     11
GUYANA 2   8 1     11
ICELAND 8   3       11
NORWAY 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
NICARAGUA 1 1 7     1 10
FRANCE 3   6       9
MALAYSIA 4   5       9
MYANMAR 3   6       9
TAJIKISTAN 3 1 3 2     9
GABON 3   5       8
MADAGASCAR 4 1 2 1     8
MOROCCO 3 1 4       8
PORTUGAL 4   4       8
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
LITHUANIA 2   5       7
MOZAMBIQUE 2 2 2 1     7
ZAMBIA 1   4 2     7
NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS 1   5        
ALGERIA 1   3 1      
ANGOLA   1 4        
BOTSWANA 1 1 2 1      
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 2   3        
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF   1 4        
LATVIA 1   4        
PARAGUAY 4   1        
TURKMENISTAN 1 1 3        
URUGUAY 5            
ARGENTINA 1 2 1        
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        
ALAND ISLANDS 1   2        
BARBADOS     2 1      
BELIZE     3        
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        
CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE 1 1          
DOMINICA 1   1        
MAURITIUS 1   1        
SLOVAKIA     2        
SLOVENIA 2            
SWEDEN     1 1      
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 70461 7986 60120 4038 3 1094 14370