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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 - 09/30/2015)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

27631

3291

18509

1631

3

549

51614

AFGHANISTAN

17524

1319

14463

1616

1

146

35069

KUWAIT

2999

1130

3236

82

251

7698

Nation Pending

3790

527

2505

44

67

6933

UNITED STATES

483

85

1998

13

3

2582

PUERTO RICO

212

68

1235

5

1520

MARSHALL ISLANDS

509

48

468

7

1032

GERMANY

350

60

395

7

13

825

QATAR

115

63

453

15

2

5

653

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

226

44

232

12

1

515

In-Flight

344

16

150

1

511

COLOMBIA

220

45

183

13

9

470

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

50

26

349

12

9

446

DJIBOUTI

155

15

144

3

3

320

JAPAN

160

15

118

6

299

PAKISTAN

95

12

129

41

277

JORDAN

113

9

83

28

3

236

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

104

27

85

4

220

SAUDI ARABIA

62

23

115

17

1

218

BAHAMAS

54

26

121

201

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

22

4

144

3

173

Kosovo

68

3

97

2

170

ANTARCTICA

109

52

161

BAHRAIN

68

12

72

1

1

154

OMAN

37

32

67

3

139

SUDAN

51

7

77

2

137

HAITI

66

13

52

2

133

UNITED KINGDOM

41

6

71

1

119

CUBA

44

11

58

4

1

118

HONDURAS

44

7

53

2

106

ISRAEL

39

12

52

3

106

CHINA

23

15

64

3

105

LIBERIA

41

7

38

6

1

93

PHILIPPINES

40

7

41

2

90

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

46

7

30

2

85

ROMANIA

63

3

12

1

79

ITALY

28

3

44

1

1

77

TAIWAN

45

8

20

73

INDIA

29

1

40

2

72

IRELAND

47

24

71

TURKEY

38

2

23

5

1

69

KYRGYZSTAN

23

6

35

3

67

Acension Island, BRITISH

20

9

35

1

1

66

THAILAND

25

1

26

7

4

63

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

20

2

33

2

1

58

INDONESIA

18

4

28

6

56

KENYA

20

3

28

5

56

UZBEKISTAN

8

4

33

5

4

54

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

21

7

25

53

VIET NAM

24

2

22

2

3

53

UGANDA

18

5

26

2

1

52

SOUTH AFRICA

15

3

30

2

50

EGYPT

10

2

33

3

48

GUAM

16

3

23

42

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

24

3

11

38

PERU

15

3

15

2

2

37

AUSTRALIA

12

1

18

2

1

34

MEXICO

13

3

18

34

GEORGIA

8

3

17

2

2

32

SPAIN

8

19

1

28

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

18

9

27

CROATIA

4

23

27

GREECE

13

14

27

NIGERIA

10

1

12

4

27

HUNGARY

2

23

25

CONGO

7

2

15

24

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

12

1

24

KAZAKHSTAN

8

1

14

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

CYPRUS

13

7

1

21

ETHIOPIA

7

2

12

21

GHANA

8

2

10

20

GUATEMALA

11

1

8

20

BURKINA FASO

8

1

10

19

GUINEA

8

1

10

19

LEBANON

5

1

12

1

19

PANAMA

9

9

1

19

UKRAINE

5

1

10

3

19

YEMEN

9

10

19

GREENLAND

12

6

18

NIGER

12

1

5

18

BRAZIL

3

13

16

MONGOLIA

4

11

1

16

BULGARIA

4

8

2

1

15

CAMBODIA

5

2

6

2

15

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

2

10

2

14

CHAD

3

1

10

14

SENEGAL

5

2

6

1

14

BELGIUM

5

1

6

1

13

BOLIVIA

3

3

5

1

12

CANADA

5

7

12

NETHERLANDS

5

4

3

12

SINGAPORE

4

1

7

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

ICELAND

8

3

11

MALI

1

8

2

11

NEPAL

4

7

11

SAINT HELENA

3

5

3

11

BANGLADESH

6

1

3

10

EL SALVADOR

3

1

6

10

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

6

2

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

3

7

10

ECUADOR

1

8

9

RWANDA

3

1

5

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

9

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

SRI LANKA

2

5

1

8

AUSTRIA

2

5

7

SOMALIA

2

4

1

7

TUNISIA

3

4

7

AZERBAIJAN

3

3

BURUNDI

2

3

1

MYANMAR

1

5

NORWAY

1

4

1

POLAND

2

4

ALGERIA

1

3

1

BENIN

1

4

CAMEROON

1

3

1

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

3

FRANCE

3

2

JAMAICA

1

3

1

LATVIA

1

4

MADAGASCAR

1

1

2

1

MALAYSIA

2

3

MOZAMBIQUE

2

1

1

1

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

4

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

2

2

1

ANGOLA

1

3

BOTSWANA

1

2

1

CHILE

1

3

GABON

1

3

GAMBIA

2

2

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALAWI

3

1

MALTA

1

2

1

MOROCCO

1

1

2

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

1

1

TIMOR-LESTE

2

2

VENEZUELA

1

1

2

ZAMBIA

1

1

2

CZECH REPUBLIC

3

FIJI

1

1

1

GUYANA

1

1

1

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

3

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

PARAGUAY

3

SURINAME

1

2

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

3

ARGENTINA

2

BARBADOS

1

1

BELIZE

2

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

DOMINICA

1

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

1

NEW ZEALAND

2

SLOVAKIA

2

SLOVENIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

TURKMENISTAN

1

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

ALAND ISLANDS

1

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

BRUNEI DARUSSALAM

1

COSTA RICA

1

COTE DIVOIRE

1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

1

ERITREA

1

FINLAND

1

GUADELOUPE

1

KIRIBATI

1

LITHUANIA

1

MAURITANIA

1

MAURITIUS

1

PALAU

1

SAMOA

1

SAN MARINO

1

SEYCHELLES

1

SOLOMON ISLANDS

1

SWAZILAND

1

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

URUGUAY

1

ZIMBABWE

1

Grand Total: 189

56850

7137

47140

3689

8

1092

115916