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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 - 06/30/2019)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ 31315 3549 21401 1667   550 58482
AFGHANISTAN 21019 1495 19221 1767 1 148 43651
Nation Pending 6089 650 3709 64   67 10579
KUWAIT 4004 1222 3971 104   251 9552
UNITED STATES 590 89 2117 18   3 2817
MARSHALL ISLANDS 984 57 638 11     1690
PUERTO RICO 259 72 1305 8     1644
GERMANY 451 73 489 8   13 1034
QATAR 163 86 573 19   5 846
IN-FLIGHT 427 16 199 1     643
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 280 48 283 13   1 625
COLOMBIA 226 46 191 16   9 488
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA 50 26 352 13   9 450
JAPAN 225 19 187 12     443
DJIBOUTI 233 18 180 3   3 437
ANTARCTICA 253 6 112 1     372
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF 171 29 133 11     344
JORDAN 148 14 140 36   3 341
SAUDI ARABIA 90 34 190 24   1 339
PAKISTAN 109 14 145 42     310
BAHAMAS 101 27 155       283
KOSOVO 140 7 119 3     269
BAHRAIN 100 15 97 2   1 215
CUBA 91 15 85 6   1 198
ISRAEL 72 15 81 4     172
MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC 23 4 141 3     171
ASCENSION ISLAND, BRITISH 60 31 76 2   1 170
HONDURAS 88 9 69 2     168
UNITED KINGDOM 62 10 91 2     165
OMAN 41 31 79 4     155
HAITI 73 12 66 3     154
SUDAN 59 8 85 2     154
CHINA 37 16 68 3     124
ITALY 53 3 65 2   1 124
LIBERIA 48 9 55 6   1 119
TURKEY 63 2 40 6   1 112
PHILIPPINES 46 8 53 3     110
ROMANIA 90 3 14 1     108
RUSSIAN FEDERATION 59 7 39 2     107
TAIWAN 53 11 38       102
KENYA 33 4 48 6     91
UGANDA 32 6 41 3   1 83
IRELAND 54 1 24       79
INDIA 31 2 42 2     77
NIGER 40 2 33 1 1   77
THAILAND 30 3 33 7   4 77
SOUTH SUDAN 13 2 57 1     73
SOUTH AFRICA 22 7 38 3     70
EGYPT 19 3 44 3     69
SOMALIA 36 2 27 4     69
KYRGYZSTAN 23 6 36 3     68
INDONESIA 23 5 32 6     66
CHAD 14 7 37 6     64
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
SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC 16 1 33 7     57
UZBEKISTAN 8 4 35 5   4 56
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA 22 7 25       54
GUAM 24 3 27       54
PERU 25 3 22 2   2 54
EL SALVADOR 6 1 45       52
AUSTRALIA 15 1 28 2 1   47
KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF 27 3 13       43
MEXICO 16 4 23       43
SPAIN 13 1 28 1     43
UKRAINE 15 2 20 3     40
GREECE 18   21       39
GUATEMALA 22 2 15       39
NIGERIA 13 3 16 6     38
POLAND 25 2 10 1     38
GREENLAND 22 1 13       36
PANAMA 19   14     1 34
GEORGIA 8 3 18 2   2 33
BELGIUM 9 1 21 1     32
CROATIA 5 2 24 1     32
GHANA 11 3 16 1     31
SIERRA LEONE 4 9 17     1 31
CONGO 10 2 17       29
HUNGARY 4   23 1     28
CYPRUS 18   8     1 27
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 6 1 16       23
SINGAPORE 9 1 12 1     23
BURKINA FASO 9 2 11       22
SENEGAL 7 2 10 3     22
TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF 9 1 11 1     22
YEMEN 9   12 1     22
BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY 5   13 3     21
BRAZIL 6   14       20
BULGARIA 8   9 2   1 20
MALI 3 1 12 4     20
CAMBODIA 5 2 10 2     19
NETHERLANDS 8 5 6       19
MONGOLIA 5   11     1 17
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
BANGLADESH 7 2 4       13
BOLIVIA 3 3 6 1     13
LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA 2 1 8 2     13
ALBANIA   2 9     1 12
ECUADOR 3 1 8       12
RWANDA 4 1 7       12
SAINT HELENA 3 6 3       12
TUNISIA 7   4 1     12
ARMENIA 5   5 1     11
ICELAND 8   3       11
PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED 2   8 1     11
ZIMBABWE 5 1 5       11
DUTCH CARRIBBEAN 7   2 1     10
NICARAGUA 1 1 7     1 10
NORWAY 2 1 6 1     10
GUYANA 2   6 1     9
MALAWI 1 2 5     1 9
MALAYSIA 4   5       9
MYANMAR 3   6       9
TAJIKISTAN 3 1 3 2     9
FRANCE 3   5       8
GABON 3   5       8
PORTUGAL 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
MOROCCO 3 1 3       7
MOZAMBIQUE 2 2 2 1     7
ZAMBIA 1   4 2     7
COSTA RICA 1 1 4        
MADAGASCAR 2 1 2 1      
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        
TURKMENISTAN 1 1 3        
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        
PARAGUAY 3   1        
SURINAME 1   3        
TIMOR-LESTE 2   2        
URUGUAY 4            
VENEZUELA 1 1 2        
VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S. 1   3        
ALAND ISLANDS 1   2        
BARBADOS     2 1      
BELIZE     3        
CZECH REPUBLIC     3        
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        
ESTONIA 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 69571 7983 58674 4020 4 1095 14134