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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 - 06/30/2017)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

29169

3341

19529

1651

1

551

54242

AFGHANISTAN

19156

1367

16451

1691

1

146

38812

KUWAIT

3510

1168

3574

91

251

8594

Nation Pending

4683

556

2981

47

67

8334

UNITED STATES

548

86

2061

16

4

2715

PUERTO RICO

248

70

1263

6

1587

MARSHALL ISLANDS

763

48

561

10

1382

GERMANY

397

63

440

8

13

921

QATAR

143

77

498

18

5

741

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

262

48

256

13

1

580

IN-FLIGHT

390

16

171

1

578

COLOMBIA

226

45

188

15

9

483

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

50

26

351

12

9

448

JAPAN

193

16

159

9

377

DJIBOUTI

186

17

160

3

3

369

JORDAN

141

9

114

36

3

303

PAKISTAN

105

14

141

43

303

SAUDI ARABIA

78

33

167

22

1

301

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

143

27

105

9

284

ANTARCTICA

163

84

247

BAHAMAS

66

26

139

231

KOSOVO

94

5

109

3

211

BAHRAIN

85

14

87

1

1

188

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

22

4

142

3

171

SUDAN

59

8

85

2

154

OMAN

36

31

78

3

148

UNITED KINGDOM

56

7

84

1

148

HAITI

71

13

58

2

144

CUBA

57

12

60

5

1

135

ISRAEL

52

11

63

4

130

HONDURAS

60

7

58

2

127

ASCENSION ISLAND, BRITISH

44

20

60

1

1

126

CHINA

28

15

66

3

112

LIBERIA

45

8

49

6

1

109

ITALY

44

3

54

2

1

104

ROMANIA

85

3

14

1

103

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

58

8

34

2

102

PHILIPPINES

43

7

43

3

96

TAIWAN

51

10

27

88

TURKEY

50

2

28

6

1

87

IRELAND

52

24

76

INDIA

30

2

41

2

75

UGANDA

29

6

34

3

1

73

THAILAND

29

2

28

7

4

70

KENYA

23

3

36

5

67

KYRGYZSTAN

22

6

36

3

67

INDONESIA

20

5

30

6

61

SOUTH SUDAN

7

51

1

59

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

18

2

36

2

1

59

SOUTH AFRICA

20

4

32

2

58

CHAD

8

7

35

6

56

EGYPT

15

2

36

3

56

UZBEKISTAN

8

4

35

5

4

56

VIETNAM

24

2

25

2

3

56

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

21

7

25

53

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

29

2

22

53

NIGER

30

1

19

1

51

GUAM

19

3

24

46

PERU

20

4

15

2

2

43

AUSTRALIA

15

1

22

2

1

41

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

26

3

12

41

MEXICO

13

3

21

37

SPAIN

12

1

23

1

37

UKRAINE

14

1

18

3

36

GREECE

16

18

34

NIGERIA

11

2

15

5

33

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

2

32

GUATEMALA

18

2

11

31

SIERRA LEONE

4

9

17

1

31

CROATIA

4

1

24

29

CONGO

10

2

16

28

GREENLAND

18

10

28

PANAMA

16

11

1

28

BELGIUM

7

1

18

1

27

CYPRUS

19

7

1

27

GHANA

11

3

12

26

HUNGARY

2

23

1

26

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

15

24

GUINEA

11

1

11

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

ETHIOPIA

8

2

12

22

LEBANON

7

1

13

1

22

YEMEN

10

10

1

21

BURKINA FASO

9

1

10

20

SENEGAL

7

2

10

1

20

SINGAPORE

8

1

10

1

20

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

9

1

10

20

BRAZIL

5

14

19

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

13

2

18

BULGARIA

6

9

2

1

18

CAMBODIA

5

2

9

2

18

MALI

3

1

11

3

18

NETHERLANDS

7

5

5

17

MONGOLIA

4

11

1

16

CANADA

5

10

15

BOLIVIA

3

3

6

1

13

POLAND

6

6

1

13

SOMALIA

2

8

3

13

ALBANIA

2

9

1

12

BANGLADESH

6

1

5

12

NEPAL

5

7

12

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

AUSTRIA

3

8

11

CAMEROON

3

7

1

11

ICELAND

8

3

11

RWANDA

4

1

6

11

SAINT HELENA

3

5

3

11

SRI LANKA

3

1

6

1

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

ECUADOR

1

8

9

GUYANA

2

6

1

9

NORWAY

2

1

5

1

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

9

MYANMAR

2

6

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

TUNISIA

4

4

8

AZERBAIJAN

3

4

7

BENIN

2

4

1

7

FRANCE

3

4

7

GAMBIA

5

2

7

JAMAICA

1

5

1

7

LITHUANIA

2

5

7

MALAWI

1

1

4

1

7

MALAYSIA

2

5

7

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

2

4

1

7

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

2

3

2

7

BURUNDI

2

3

1

CHILE

3

3

GABON

2

4

MOROCCO

2

1

3

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

5

ALGERIA

1

3

1

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

3

LATVIA

1

4

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

MOZAMBIQUE

2

1

1

1

TURKMENISTAN

1

1

3

ZIMBABWE

2

3

ANGOLA

1

3

BOTSWANA

1

2

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

2

2

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALTA

1

2

1

PARAGUAY

3

1

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

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

62592

7386

51945

3858

5

1095

126881