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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 - 03/31/2013)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

26389

3253

17328

1594

4

553

49121

AFGHANISTAN

11307

1116

9394

1353

4

149

23323

KUWAIT

2607

1061

2769

69

1

252

6759

Nation Pending

2845

480

1901

30

67

5323

UNITED STATES

394

83

1890

10

3

2380

PUERTO RICO

176

63

1177

5

1421

MARSHALL ISLANDS

364

47

388

7

806

GERMANY

263

55

328

6

14

666

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

189

40

208

10

1

448

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

48

26

350

11

9

444

QATAR

85

52

265

11

5

418

In-Flight

276

14

114

1

405

COLOMBIA

171

43

163

11

9

397

DJIBOUTI

127

14

118

2

3

264

JAPAN

117

12

88

5

222

JORDAN

94

9

74

26

3

206

PAKISTAN

62

13

93

24

192

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

77

27

71

4

179

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

139

3

166

BAHAMAS

33

24

95

152

SAUDI ARABIA

32

21

82

16

1

152

Kosovo

41

1

80

1

123

HAITI

55

13

46

2

116

OMAN

28

30

54

3

115

SUDAN

42

7

64

1

114

BAHRAIN

37

11

49

1

1

99

CHINA

17

15

59

3

94

UNITED KINGDOM

29

5

59

1

94

HONDURAS

36

7

47

2

92

CUBA

30

9

47

4

1

91

ISRAEL

27

9

34

3

73

IRELAND

48

22

70

ITALY

20

2

36

1

1

60

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

30

4

25

1

60

INDIA

20

1

35

1

57

TURKEY

31

2

17

4

1

55

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

4

53

INDONESIA

18

4

24

6

52

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

17

2

31

1

1

52

THAILAND

18

1

20

8

4

51

ANTARCTICA

28

20

48

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

18

6

22

46

KYRGYZSTAN

19

2

23

2

46

PHILIPPINES

17

6

22

1

46

Acension Island, BRITISH

13

5

25

1

1

45

VIET NAM

24

1

14

2

3

44

EGYPT

7

2

29

3

41

KENYA

13

1

25

2

41

LIBERIA

13

6

17

4

1

41

SOUTH AFRICA

8

2

21

2

33

UGANDA

10

5

15

2

1

33

GEORGIA

6

3

17

1

2

29

GUAM

10

3

16

29

PERU

10

2

12

1

2

27

MEXICO

8

1

16

25

CROATIA

2

22

24

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

5

1

17

23

TAIWAN

10

3

10

23

AUSTRALIA

8

1

11

1

1

22

HUNGARY

22

22

NIGERIA

7

1

10

4

22

SPAIN

5

17

22

KAZAKHSTAN

9

1

11

21

CONGO

7

12

19

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

14

1

4

19

SIERRA LEONE

9

9

1

19

ETHIOPIA

5

1

10

16

GUATEMALA

8

1

7

16

GHANA

5

2

8

15

LEBANON

5

9

1

15

UKRAINE

5

1

8

1

15

SENEGAL

5

1

7

1

14

BURKINA FASO

5

1

7

13

GREECE

4

9

13

ROMANIA

6

1

5

1

13

BRAZIL

3

9

12

MONGOLIA

3

8

1

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

BOLIVIA

2

3

5

1

11

CAMBODIA

2

1

6

2

11

PANAMA

3

7

1

11

GREENLAND

6

4

10

MALI

1

7

2

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

BELGIUM

3

5

1

9

BULGARIA

2

6

1

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

GUINEA

2

1

5

8

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

4

2

8

NEPAL

2

6

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

SINGAPORE

3

5

8

SRI LANKA

2

5

1

8

TAJIKISTAN

2

1

3

2

8

CANADA

3

4

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

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

2

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

YEMEN

2

2

AZERBAIJAN

1

2

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

AUSTRIA

1

1

BARBADOS

1

1

BOTSWANA

1

1

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

DOMINICA

1

1

GUYANA

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

1

MOROCCO

2

NEW ZEALAND

2

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

1

1

SLOVAKIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

VENEZUELA

1

1

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

ZAMBIA

1

1

ALAND ISLANDS

1

AMERICAN SAMOA

1

ARGENTINA

1

BELIZE

1

BENIN

1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

1

ERITREA

1

GAMBIA

1

GUADELOUPE

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

KIRIBATI

1

LITHUANIA

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

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

46664

6681

38574

3302

11

1101

96333