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Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP)

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 - 06/30/2013)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

26603

3253

17522

1599

4

553

49534

AFGHANISTAN

12505

1157

9995

1389

1

147

25194

KUWAIT

2661

1070

2829

70

252

6882

Nation Pending

2959

481

1940

31

67

5478

UNITED STATES

412

83

1898

10

3

2406

PUERTO RICO

180

65

1184

5

1434

MARSHALL ISLANDS

374

48

402

7

831

GERMANY

270

55

332

6

14

677

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

190

40

208

10

1

449

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

48

26

349

11

9

443

QATAR

87

52

272

12

5

428

In-Flight

285

14

119

1

419

COLOMBIA

181

44

165

10

9

409

DJIBOUTI

126

14

121

2

3

266

JAPAN

121

12

89

5

227

PAKISTAN

67

12

106

33

218

JORDAN

100

9

75

26

3

213

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

81

27

72

4

184

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

139

3

166

BAHAMAS

38

24

97

159

SAUDI ARABIA

35

21

83

16

1

156

Kosovo

46

1

79

1

127

HAITI

60

13

46

2

121

SUDAN

46

6

66

1

119

OMAN

28

30

55

3

116

BAHRAIN

47

11

50

1

1

110

CHINA

18

15

59

3

95

UNITED KINGDOM

28

5

61

1

95

CUBA

31

9

49

4

1

94

HONDURAS

38

7

47

2

94

ISRAEL

27

9

36

3

75

IRELAND

47

23

70

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

35

5

26

2

68

ITALY

23

3

37

1

1

65

ANTARCTICA

37

22

59

INDIA

20

1

36

1

58

TURKEY

32

2

18

4

1

57

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

18

2

32

1

1

54

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

4

53

INDONESIA

18

4

24

6

52

KYRGYZSTAN

22

2

25

2

51

THAILAND

18

1

20

8

4

51

PHILIPPINES

18

6

23

1

48

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

19

6

22

47

Acension Island, BRITISH

14

5

25

1

1

46

VIET NAM

23

1

16

2

3

45

LIBERIA

14

5

20

4

1

44

KENYA

14

2

25

2

43

EGYPT

8

2

29

3

42

SOUTH AFRICA

8

2

22

2

34

UGANDA

9

5

17

2

1

34

GEORGIA

7

3

17

2

2

31

GUAM

10

3

16

29

PERU

11

2

12

1

2

28

MEXICO

9

1

16

26

CROATIA

2

22

24

TAIWAN

11

3

10

24

AUSTRALIA

9

1

11

1

1

23

HUNGARY

1

22

23

NIGERIA

8

1

10

4

23

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

KAZAKHSTAN

9

1

12

22

SPAIN

5

17

22

SIERRA LEONE

1

9

9

1

20

CONGO

7

1

11

19

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

13

1

5

19

ETHIOPIA

5

1

10

16

GHANA

6

2

8

16

GUATEMALA

7

1

8

16

GREECE

6

9

15

UKRAINE

5

1

8

1

15

BRAZIL

4

10

14

LEBANON

3

10

1

14

ROMANIA

7

1

5

1

14

SENEGAL

5

2

6

1

14

BURKINA FASO

6

1

6

13

MONGOLIA

4

8

1

13

CAMBODIA

3

1

6

2

12

YEMEN

7

5

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

BOLIVIA

2

3

5

1

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

GUINEA

2

1

6

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

CYPRUS

3

4

1

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

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

3

4

7

NETHERLANDS

3

2

2

7

ECUADOR

1

5

ICELAND

4

2

RWANDA

2

1

3

SOMALIA

1

4

1

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

1

5

BANGLADESH

4

1

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

2

EL SALVADOR

3

2

LATVIA

1

4

NORWAY

1

3

1

POLAND

1

4

ALGERIA

1

2

1

ANGOLA

1

3

AZERBAIJAN

2

2

BURUNDI

2

2

CAMEROON

1

2

1

CHAD

4

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

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

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

2

1

1

TIMOR-LESTE

3

1

TUNISIA

2

2

CZECH REPUBLIC

3

FIJI

1

1

1

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

JAMAICA

3

MADAGASCAR

1

1

1

MALTA

2

1

MOROCCO

1

2

MYANMAR

1

2

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

VENEZUELA

1

2

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

3

AMERICAN SAMOA

2

ARGENTINA

2

AUSTRIA

1

1

BARBADOS

1

1

BELIZE

2

BOTSWANA

1

1

CHILE

2

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

DOMINICA

1

1

GUYANA

1

1

HONG KONG

1

1

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

1

1

NEW ZEALAND

1

1

SLOVAKIA

2

SWEDEN

1

1

SWITZERLAND

2

VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRITISH

1

1

ZAMBIA

1

1

ALAND ISLANDS

1

BENIN

1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

1

ERITREA

1

FINLAND

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: 180

48415

6739

39573

3357

7

1099

99190