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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 - Sept 1st 2001 to March 31, 2010 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 - 03/31/2010)
NATION
NLT
LTO
LT4
DEA
COP
OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

20282

2095

11823

1471

32

558

36261

AFGHANISTAN

3965

531

2576

338

2

150

7562

KUWAIT

1752

841

1895

42

 

255

4785

Nation Pending

1355

348

1216

36

 

67

3022

UNITED STATES

147

47

1384

4

 

3

1585

PUERTO RICO

134

33

1000

 

 

27

1194

MARSHALL ISLANDS

263

30

282

6

 

 

581

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

49

26

326

11

 

9

421

GERMANY

88

38

238

3

 

14

381

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

152

28

126

5

 

1

312

QATAR

48

41

197

6

 

5

297

COLOMBIA

84

38

139

7

 

9

277

DJIBOUTI

89

6

65

1

 

3

164

JORDAN

69

3

51

24

 

3

150

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

18

4

117

3

 

 

142

SAUDI ARABIA

22

21

68

15

 

1

127

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

42

21

50

2

 

 

115

JAPAN

29

7

63

4

 

 

103

BAHAMAS

9

17

55

 

 

 

81

In-Flight

42

3

17

 

 

 

62

UNITED KINGDOM

15

2

44

 

 

 

61

PAKISTAN

16

1

36

5

 

 

58

CHINA

8

12

36

1

 

 

57

OMAN

4

19

31

 

 

 

54

CUBA

9

6

34

2

 

1

52

HONDURAS

9

6

36

1

 

 

52

UZBEKISTAN

5

4

34

1

 

4

48

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

16

1

28

1

1

 

47

ITALY

13

1

26

 

 

1

41

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

16

5

19

 

 

 

40

SUDAN

4

 

34

 

 

 

38

TURKEY

21

1

10

5

 

1

38

INDONESIA

5

3

22

6

 

 

36

BAHRAIN

4

5

24

1

 

1

35

THAILAND

9

1

15

6

 

4

35

Kosovo

9

 

25

 

 

 

34

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

10

1

20

1

 

 

32

HAITI

6

3

21

 

 

 

30

INDIA

6

 

23

 

 

 

29

Acension Island, BRITISH

3

4

18

1

 

1

27

ISRAEL

10

3

10

3

 

 

26

VIET NAM

11

1

9

2

 

3

26

IRELAND

19

 

5

 

 

 

24

EGYPT

1

 

19

3

 

 

23

KENYA

3

 

17

2

 

 

22

SOUTH AFRICA

5

1

15

1

 

 

22

PHILIPPINES

1

2

15

1

 

 

19

HUNGARY

 

 

18

 

 

 

18

CROATIA

2

 

15

 

 

 

17

GUAM

4

2

11

 

 

 

17

SPAIN

2

 

15

 

 

 

17

GEORGIA

1

 

13

 

 

2

16

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

1

1

14

 

 

 

16

SIERRA LEONE

 

9

6

 

 

1

16

KYRGYZSTAN

1

1

13

 

 

 

15

MEXICO

1

 

14

 

 

 

15

PERU

2

1

9

1

 

2

15

LIBERIA

2

1

7

3

 

1

14

ARMENIA

5

 

5

1

 

 

11

AUSTRALIA

2

1

6

1

1

 

11

ETHIOPIA

2

1

8

 

 

 

11

ALBANIA

 

1

8

 

 

1

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

 

 

1

10

BRAZIL

2

 

7

 

 

 

9

KAZAKHSTAN

1

 

8

 

 

 

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

 

 

 

9

TAIWAN

4

1

4

 

 

 

9

UGANDA

1

 

6

1

 

1

9

BOLIVIA

1

2

4

1

 

 

8

BULGARIA

1

 

6

 

 

1

8

MALI

1

 

5

2

 

 

8

PANAMA

1

 

6

 

 

1

8

UKRAINE

3

 

5

 

 

 

8

CAMBODIA

1

1

3

2

 

 

7

GHANA

1

 

6

 

 

 

7

NEPAL

2

 

5

 

 

 

7

NIGERIA

1

 

6

 

 

 

7

BELGIUM

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

MONGOLIA

1

 

4

 

 

1

 

SINGAPORE

2

 

4

 

 

 

 

SOMALIA

1

 

4

1

 

 

 

CANADA

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

CYPRUS

 

1

3

 

 

1

 

ECUADOR

 

 

5

 

 

 

 

GREECE

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

GUATEMALA

3

 

2

 

 

 

 

ICELAND

4

 

1

 

 

 

 

ROMANIA

 

 

4

1

 

 

 

SRI LANKA

1

 

3

1

 

 

 

ALGERIA

1

 

2

1

 

 

 

ANTARCTICA

 

 

4

 

 

 

 

GREENLAND

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

GUINEA

1

1

2

 

 

 

 

LUXEMBOURG

 

1

3

 

 

 

 

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

POLAND

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

RWANDA

1

 

3

 

 

 

 

ANGOLA

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

BANGLADESH

2

 

1

 

 

 

 

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

BURKINA FASO

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

CHAD

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

CONGO

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

JAMAICA

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

LEBANON

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

MALAWI

 

 

2

 

 

1

 

MOZAMBIQUE

 

1

1

1

 

 

 

MYANMAR

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

NAMIBIA

1

 

1

1

 

 

 

NORWAY

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

PORTUGAL

1

 

2

 

 

 

 

TAJIKISTAN

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

BARBADOS

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

CAMEROON

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

FRANCE

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

GABON

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

LATVIA

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MADAGASCAR

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MALAYSIA

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

MOROCCO

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SLOVAKIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

SWEDEN

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

SWITZERLAND

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

TUNISIA

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

VENEZUELA

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

ARGENTINA

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

AUSTRIA

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

AZERBAIJAN

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

BELIZE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

BOTSWANA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

BURUNDI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

EL SALVADOR

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

ERITREA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

FIJI

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUYANA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

HONG KONG

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

KIRIBATI

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

LITHUANIA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

MALTA

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

NEW ZEALAND

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

PALAU

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

SENEGAL

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

SEYCHELLES

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

SURINAME

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

TIMOR-LESTE

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

TURKMENISTAN

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

YEMEN

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

ZAMBIA

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

Grand Total: 162

28973

4297

22697

2047

36

1137

59187