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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 - 12/31/2010)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

22621

2620

14155

1521

31

556

41504

AFGHANISTAN

4661

652

4425

709

3

150

10600

KUWAIT

2009

957

2194

53

1

253

5467

Nation Pending

1846

388

1478

74

 

67

3853

UNITED STATES

182

65

1619

6

 

3

1875

PUERTO RICO

136

35

1056

 

 

17

1244

MARSHALL ISLANDS

283

33

310

6

 

 

632

GERMANY

143

42

260

4

 

14

463

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

337

11

 

9

432

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

166

35

153

6

 

1

361

QATAR

57

45

213

7

 

5

327

COLOMBIA

115

40

149

7

 

9

320

In-Flight

117

6

62

 

 

 

185

DJIBOUTI

93

7

80

1

 

3

184

JORDAN

79

4

54

24

 

3

164

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

19

4

126

3

 

 

152

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

51

24

55

4

 

 

134

SAUDI ARABIA

25

21

71

16

 

1

134

JAPAN

36

10

66

5

1

 

118

PAKISTAN

25

5

66

7

 

 

103

BAHAMAS

12

18

66

 

 

 

96

UNITED KINGDOM

18

2

50

1

 

 

71

HONDURAS

20

6

38

3

 

 

67

SUDAN

15

3

48

1

 

 

67

OMAN

9

20

37

 

 

 

66

Kosovo

15

1

46

1

 

 

63

CHINA

8

13

38

2

 

 

61

CUBA

12

7

36

2

 

1

58

UZBEKISTAN

5

4

34

1

 

4

48

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

16

1

28

1

1

 

47

ITALY

14

2

29

 

 

1

46

TURKEY

25

1

11

5

 

1

43

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

16

6

20

 

 

 

42

BAHRAIN

7

5

26

1

 

1

40

THAILAND

9

1

19

7

 

4

40

INDONESIA

5

3

24

6

 

 

38

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

14

1

22

1

 

 

38

ISRAEL

14

3

16

3

 

 

36

Acension Island, BRITISH

5

5

23

1

 

1

35

HAITI

7

2

25

1

 

 

35

INDIA

10

 

24

 

 

 

34

VIET NAM

15

1

12

2

 

3

33

IRELAND

22

 

9

 

 

 

31

KENYA

4

 

22

2

 

 

28

PHILIPPINES

3

4

20

1

 

 

28

EGYPT

1

 

21

3

 

 

25

KYRGYZSTAN

6

1

16

1

 

 

24

LIBERIA

4

5

11

3

 

1

24

SOUTH AFRICA

6

1

16

1

 

 

24

GEORGIA

6

 

15

 

 

2

23

HUNGARY

 

 

21

 

 

 

21

GUAM

6

3

11

 

 

 

20

MEXICO

5

 

15

 

 

 

20

CROATIA

2

 

17

 

 

 

19

PERU

3

2

9

1

 

2

17

SPAIN

3

 

14

 

 

 

17

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

1

1

14

 

 

 

16

SIERRA LEONE

 

9

6

 

 

1

16

TAIWAN

7

1

5

 

 

 

13

AUSTRALIA

3

1

6

1

1

 

12

KAZAKHSTAN

2

1

9

 

 

 

12

UGANDA

3

 

7

1

 

1

12

ARMENIA

5

 

5

1

 

 

11

ETHIOPIA

2

1

8

 

 

 

11

ALBANIA

 

1

8

 

 

1

10

CAMBODIA

2

1

5

2

 

 

10

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

8

1

1

 

 

 

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

 

 

1

10

NIGERIA

3

 

7

 

 

 

10

UKRAINE

4

1

5

 

 

 

10

BRAZIL

2

 

7

 

 

 

9

BULGARIA

2

 

6

 

 

1

9

GHANA

3

 

6

 

 

 

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

 

 

 

9

BOLIVIA

1

2

4

1

 

 

8

MALI

1

 

5

2

 

 

8

NEPAL

2

 

6

 

 

 

8

ROMANIA

3

 

4

1

 

 

8

BELGIUM

2

 

4

1

 

 

7

BURKINA FASO

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

GREECE

4

 

3

 

 

 

7

GUINEA

1

1

5

 

 

 

7

PANAMA

1

 

5

 

 

1

7

SINGAPORE

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

ANTARCTICA

 

 

6

 

 

 

 

ICELAND

4

 

2

 

 

 

 

MONGOLIA

1

 

4

 

 

1

 

SOMALIA

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

SRI LANKA

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

CANADA

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

CYPRUS

 

1

3

 

 

1

 

ECUADOR

 

 

5

 

 

 

 

GREENLAND

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

GUATEMALA

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

LEBANON

1

 

3

1

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS

2

2

1

 

 

 

 

PORTUGAL

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

RWANDA

2

 

3

 

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

CHAD

 

 

4

 

 

 

 

CONGO

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

LATVIA

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

LUXEMBOURG

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

MALAYSIA

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

MOZAMBIQUE

1

1

1

1

 

 

 

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

NORWAY

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

POLAND

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

TAJIKISTAN

 

 

3

1

 

 

 

BANGLADESH

2

 

1

 

 

 

 

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

DENMARK

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

FRANCE

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

JAMAICA

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

MALAWI

 

 

2

 

 

1

 

MYANMAR

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

NAMIBIA

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

BARBADOS

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

CAMEROON

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

EL SALVADOR

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

GABON

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

HONG KONG

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

MADAGASCAR

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MALTA

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

MOROCCO

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SENEGAL

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SLOVAKIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SWEDEN

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SWITZERLAND

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

TUNISIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

VENEZUELA

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

YEMEN

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARGENTINA

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

AUSTRIA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

AZERBAIJAN

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

BELIZE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

BENIN

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

BOTSWANA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

BURUNDI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

ERITREA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

FIJI

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUYANA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

KIRIBATI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

LITHUANIA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

NEW ZEALAND

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

PALAU

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEYCHELLES

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLOMON ISLANDS

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SURINAME

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

TIMOR-LESTE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

TURKMENISTAN

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

ZAMBIA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

Grand Total: 166

33175

5178

28117

2540

38

1123

70171