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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 - 09/30/2012)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

25871

3250

16916

1587

4

554

48182

AFGHANISTAN

9245

1047

8114

1263

7

149

19825

KUWAIT

2460

1045

2637

67

2

252

6463

Nation Pending

2644

484

1785

30

67

5010

UNITED STATES

365

84

1858

7

3

2317

PUERTO RICO

166

61

1157

5

1389

MARSHALL ISLANDS

328

46

375

6

755

GERMANY

249

53

314

6

14

636

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

48

26

349

11

9

443

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

184

40

199

9

1

433

QATAR

76

50

256

11

5

398

COLOMBIA

160

43

161

11

9

384

In-Flight

246

12

98

356

DJIBOUTI

127

14

107

2

3

253

JAPAN

107

12

83

5

1

208

JORDAN

93

7

69

25

3

197

PAKISTAN

57

13

84

21

175

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

71

27

70

4

172

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

137

3

164

SAUDI ARABIA

28

21

82

16

1

148

BAHAMAS

23

22

89

134

OMAN

26

29

52

3

110

Kosovo

36

1

71

1

109

SUDAN

35

6

59

1

101

HAITI

43

10

42

2

97

CHINA

18

14

58

3

93

HONDURAS

32

7

46

2

87

BAHRAIN

32

9

43

1

1

86

UNITED KINGDOM

23

6

56

1

86

CUBA

24

9

44

4

1

82

ISRAEL

27

9

30

3

69

IRELAND

46

21

67

ITALY

19

2

35

1

1

58

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

28

3

25

1

57

INDIA

18

2

34

1

55

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

6

4

54

INDONESIA

18

4

24

6

52

TURKEY

30

2

15

4

1

52

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

17

2

31

1

1

52

THAILAND

15

1

20

8

4

48

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

17

6

21

44

Acension Island, BRITISH

10

5

26

1

1

43

VIET NAM

24

1

13

2

3

43

PHILIPPINES

13

6

22

1

42

KYRGYZSTAN

16

1

21

1

39

KENYA

10

1

23

2

36

LIBERIA

8

5

17

4

1

35

EGYPT

5

1

25

3

34

SOUTH AFRICA

8

2

20

2

32

GEORGIA

5

3

17

1

2

28

UGANDA

6

4

14

2

1

27

PERU

9

2

12

1

2

26

MEXICO

8

1

16

25

CROATIA

2

22

24

GUAM

7

3

12

22

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

5

1

16

22

HUNGARY

21

21

KAZAKHSTAN

9

1

11

21

SPAIN

4

17

21

TAIWAN

8

3

10

21

AUSTRALIA

7

1

9

1

1

19

SIERRA LEONE

9

9

1

19

NIGERIA

4

1

10

3

18

ANTARCTICA

10

7

17

CONGO

6

11

17

ETHIOPIA

4

1

9

14

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

9

1

4

14

UKRAINE

5

1

8

14

GHANA

4

2

7

13

LEBANON

4

8

1

13

ROMANIA

6

1

5

1

13

BRAZIL

3

9

12

GREECE

5

7

12

GUATEMALA

6

1

5

12

SENEGAL

5

1

5

1

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

BOLIVIA

2

2

6

1

11

BURKINA FASO

4

1

6

11

CAMBODIA

2

1

6

2

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

MONGOLIA

2

5

1

8

NEPAL

2

6

8

PORTUGAL

4

4

8

BELGIUM

2

4

1

7

CANADA

3

4

7

GUINEA

2

1

4

7

SINGAPORE

2

5

7

SRI LANKA

2

4

1

7

ECUADOR

1

5

ICELAND

4

2

NETHERLANDS

2

2

2

RWANDA

2

1

3

SOMALIA

1

4

1

TAJIKISTAN

1

3

2

BANGLADESH

4

1

CYPRUS

4

1

LATVIA

1

4

NORWAY

1

3

1

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

1

4

ALGERIA

1

2

1

ANGOLA

1

3

CAMEROON

1

2

1

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

1

3

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

BURUNDI

1

2

CZECH REPUBLIC

3

IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

3

JAMAICA

3

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

1

MADAGASCAR

1

1

1

MALTA

2

1

MYANMAR

1

2

NAMIBIA

1

1

1

TUNISIA

1

2

VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.

3

BARBADOS

1

1

BOTSWANA

1

1

CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE

1

1

FIJI

1

1

GUYANA

1

1

HONG KONG

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

ALAND ISLANDS

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

LAO PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

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

ZAMBIA

1

Grand Total: 178

43422

6572

36381

3187

16

1102

90680