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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 - 12/31/2013)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

26954

3256

17842

1605

4

553

50214

AFGHANISTAN

14330

1215

11378

1481

2

147

28553

KUWAIT

2735

1083

2935

71

252

7076

Nation Pending

3136

486

2083

32

67

5804

UNITED STATES

424

82

1928

11

1

3

2449

PUERTO RICO

191

66

1193

5

1455

MARSHALL ISLANDS

390

48

416

7

861

GERMANY

291

55

350

6

14

716

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

195

41

217

10

1

464

In-Flight

308

14

129

1

452

QATAR

93

52

286

12

5

448

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

349

11

9

444

COLOMBIA

197

45

173

13

9

437

DJIBOUTI

133

14

128

2

3

280

PAKISTAN

79

12

115

39

245

JAPAN

132

12

92

5

241

JORDAN

99

9

77

26

3

214

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

91

27

73

4

195

BAHAMAS

44

24

101

169

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

141

3

168

SAUDI ARABIA

39

21

91

16

1

168

Kosovo

60

1

87

1

149

BAHRAIN

55

12

56

2

1

126

HAITI

62

13

48

2

125

SUDAN

46

6

71

1

124

OMAN

30

30

57

3

120

UNITED KINGDOM

34

5

62

1

102

HONDURAS

40

7

50

2

99

CUBA

30

9

54

4

1

98

CHINA

20

15

59

3

97

ISRAEL

28

9

37

3

77

ANTARCTICA

43

1

28

72

IRELAND

48

23

71

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

36

6

27

2

71

ITALY

26

3

37

1

1

68

TURKEY

34

2

20

4

1

61

INDIA

21

1

36

2

60

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

20

2

32

2

1

57

PHILIPPINES

19

6

28

1

54

INDONESIA

18

4

25

6

53

THAILAND

19

1

22

7

4

53

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

4

53

KYRGYZSTAN

22

2

26

2

52

Acension Island, BRITISH

14

8

26

1

1

50

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

19

6

22

47

KENYA

15

2

27

2

46

LIBERIA

15

5

21

4

1

46

VIET NAM

23

2

16

2

3

46

EGYPT

8

2

31

3

44

UGANDA

15

5

19

2

1

42

SOUTH AFRICA

8

2

25

2

37

GUAM

11

3

18

32

GEORGIA

7

3

17

2

2

31

PERU

13

2

12

1

2

30

MEXICO

10

2

17

29

TAIWAN

12

3

11

26

AUSTRALIA

9

1

13

1

1

25

CROATIA

2

23

25

SPAIN

6

18

1

25

HUNGARY

2

22

24

NIGERIA

8

1

11

4

24

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

CONGO

7

1

14

22

KAZAKHSTAN

9

1

12

22

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

15

1

5

21

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

9

1

21

ETHIOPIA

6

1

10

17

GREECE

6

11

17

GUATEMALA

8

1

8

17

YEMEN

10

7

17

BURKINA FASO

8

1

7

16

GHANA

6

2

8

16

ROMANIA

7

1

6

1

15

UKRAINE

5

1

8

1

15

BRAZIL

3

11

14

GREENLAND

8

6

14

LEBANON

3

10

1

14

MONGOLIA

3

10

1

14

SENEGAL

5

2

6

1

14

BOLIVIA

2

3

6

1

12

CAMBODIA

3

1

6

2

12

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

5

7

12

GUINEA

5

1

6

12

PANAMA

3

8

1

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

CYPRUS

4

6

1

11

BULGARIA

3

6

1

10

MALI

1

7

2

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

BELGIUM

3

5

1

9

ECUADOR

1

8

9

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

5

2

9

NEPAL

3

6

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

SINGAPORE

3

1

5

9

TAJIKISTAN

3

1

3

2

9

NETHERLANDS

4

2

2

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

SRI LANKA

2

5

1

8

BANGLADESH

5

2

7

CANADA

3

4

7

ICELAND

4

2

POLAND

2

4

RWANDA

2

1

3

SOMALIA

1

4

1

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

1

5

AZERBAIJAN

3

2

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

2

BURUNDI

2

3

EL SALVADOR

2

3

LATVIA

1

4

MALAYSIA

2

3

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

4

NORWAY

1

3

1

ALGERIA

1

2

1

ANGOLA

1

3

AUSTRIA

1

3

CAMEROON

1

2

1

CHAD

4

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

2

FRANCE

2

2

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALAWI

3

1

MOZAMBIQUE

1

1

1

1

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

1

1

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

2

1

1

TIMOR-LESTE

2

2

TUNISIA

2

2

VENEZUELA

1

1

2

BOTSWANA

1

1

1

CHILE

1

2

CZECH REPUBLIC

3

FIJI

1

1

1

GABON

3

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

JAMAICA

3

MADAGASCAR

1

1

1

MALTA

2

1

MOROCCO

1

2

MYANMAR

1

2

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

3

ARGENTINA

2

BARBADOS

1

1

BELIZE

2

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

DOMINICA

1

1

GAMBIA

2

GUYANA

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

2

NEW ZEALAND

1

1

SLOVAKIA

2

SLOVENIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

ZAMBIA

1

1

ALAND ISLANDS

1

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

BENIN

1

COTE DIVOIRE

1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

1

ERITREA

1

FINLAND

1

GUADELOUPE

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

KIRIBATI

1

LITHUANIA

1

MAURITANIA

1

NIGER

1

PALAU

1

PARAGUAY

1

SAMOA

1

SAN MARINO

1

SEYCHELLES

1

SOLOMON ISLANDS

1

SURINAME

1

SWAZILAND

1

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC

1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

1

TURKMENISTAN

1

ZIMBABWE

1

Grand Total: 185

51098

6830

41779

3470

9

1099

104285