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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 - 12/31/2012)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

26185

3251

17105

1595

4

553

48693

AFGHANISTAN

10254

1076

8734

1316

8

149

21537

KUWAIT

2545

1053

2723

68

1

252

6642

Nation Pending

2745

481

1851

31

67

5175

UNITED STATES

382

85

1871

7

3

2348

PUERTO RICO

170

62

1168

5

1405

MARSHALL ISLANDS

341

47

380

7

775

GERMANY

258

53

319

6

14

650

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

48

26

349

11

9

443

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

185

40

203

9

1

438

QATAR

80

51

262

11

5

409

In-Flight

266

14

109

1

390

COLOMBIA

165

43

161

11

9

389

DJIBOUTI

127

14

111

2

3

257

JAPAN

114

12

86

5

217

JORDAN

96

7

71

26

3

203

PAKISTAN

58

13

86

22

179

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

73

27

70

4

174

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

138

3

165

SAUDI ARABIA

30

21

82

16

1

150

BAHAMAS

26

24

91

141

Kosovo

37

1

76

1

115

OMAN

27

30

53

3

113

SUDAN

38

6

65

1

110

HAITI

46

11

46

2

105

BAHRAIN

37

10

46

1

1

95

CHINA

18

15

58

3

94

HONDURAS

34

7

46

2

89

UNITED KINGDOM

24

5

59

1

89

CUBA

27

9

45

4

1

86

ISRAEL

29

9

32

3

73

IRELAND

46

21

67

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

30

3

26

1

60

ITALY

20

2

35

1

1

59

INDIA

19

1

35

1

56

TURKEY

31

2

16

4

1

54

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

6

4

54

INDONESIA

18

4

24

6

52

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

17

2

31

1

1

52

THAILAND

18

1

20

8

4

51

PHILIPPINES

17

6

22

3

48

Acension Island, BRITISH

12

5

25

1

1

44

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

17

6

21

44

VIET NAM

25

1

13

2

3

44

KYRGYZSTAN

19

2

20

1

42

LIBERIA

12

5

18

4

1

40

KENYA

13

1

23

2

39

EGYPT

6

1

26

3

36

SOUTH AFRICA

8

2

21

2

33

UGANDA

7

4

16

2

1

30

GEORGIA

5

3

18

1

2

29

ANTARCTICA

13

15

28

GUAM

9

3

15

27

PERU

9

2

12

1

2

26

MEXICO

8

1

16

25

CROATIA

2

22

24

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

TAIWAN

10

3

10

23

HUNGARY

22

22

SPAIN

5

17

22

KAZAKHSTAN

9

1

11

21

AUSTRALIA

7

1

10

1

1

20

NIGERIA

5

1

10

3

19

SIERRA LEONE

9

9

1

19

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

13

1

4

18

CONGO

6

11

17

ETHIOPIA

5

1

9

15

GHANA

5

2

7

14

GUATEMALA

7

1

6

14

LEBANON

5

8

1

14

UKRAINE

5

1

8

14

ROMANIA

6

1

5

1

13

BRAZIL

3

9

12

BURKINA FASO

4

1

7

12

GREECE

4

8

12

SENEGAL

5

1

5

1

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

BOLIVIA

2

3

5

1

11

CAMBODIA

2

1

6

2

11

MONGOLIA

2

8

1

11

GREENLAND

6

4

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

PANAMA

2

7

1

10

BULGARIA

2

6

1

9

MALI

1

6

2

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

BELGIUM

2

5

1

8

GUINEA

2

1

5

8

NEPAL

2

6

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

SINGAPORE

2

6

8

SRI LANKA

2

5

1

8

TAJIKISTAN

2

4

2

8

CANADA

3

4

7

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

3

2

7

ECUADOR

1

5

ICELAND

4

2

NETHERLANDS

2

2

2

RWANDA

2

1

3

SOMALIA

1

4

1

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

1

5

BANGLADESH

4

1

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

1

4

CYPRUS

4

1

LATVIA

1

4

NORWAY

1

3

1

ALGERIA

1

2

1

ANGOLA

1

3

BURUNDI

2

2

CAMEROON

1

2

1

CHAD

4

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

2

EL SALVADOR

2

2

FRANCE

2

2

GABON

4

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALAWI

3

1

MALAYSIA

2

2

MOZAMBIQUE

1

1

1

1

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

1

1

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

3

POLAND

1

3

TIMOR-LESTE

3

1

AUSTRIA

1

2

AZERBAIJAN

1

2

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

CZECH REPUBLIC

3

FIJI

1

1

1

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

JAMAICA

3

MADAGASCAR

1

1

1

MALTA

2

1

MYANMAR

1

2

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

TUNISIA

1

2

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

3

ALAND ISLANDS

1

1

BARBADOS

1

1

BOTSWANA

1

1

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

GUYANA

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

1

MOROCCO

2

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

1

1

SLOVAKIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

VENEZUELA

1

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

YEMEN

1

1

ZAMBIA

1

1

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

ARGENTINA

1

BELIZE

1

BENIN

1

DOMINICA

1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

1

ERITREA

1

GAMBIA

1

GUADELOUPE

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

KIRIBATI

1

LITHUANIA

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

1

NEW ZEALAND

1

PALAU

1

PARAGUAY

1

SAMOA

1

SAN MARINO

1

SEYCHELLES

1

SLOVENIA

1

SOLOMON ISLANDS

1

SURINAME

1

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

TURKMENISTAN

1

Grand Total: 178

45092

6619

37471

3258

15

1101

93556