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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 - 09/30/2013)

NATION

NLT

LTO

LT4

DEA

COP

OTH

TOTAL

IRAQ

26841

3254

17706

1604

4

553

49962

AFGHANISTAN

13583

1188

10826

1452

1

147

27197

KUWAIT

2703

1075

2888

70

252

6988

Nation Pending

3067

484

1989

32

67

5639

UNITED STATES

415

83

1921

11

1

3

2434

PUERTO RICO

187

66

1189

5

1447

MARSHALL ISLANDS

375

48

413

7

843

GERMANY

285

55

343

6

14

703

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

195

40

213

10

1

459

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

48

26

349

11

9

443

QATAR

88

52

283

12

5

440

In-Flight

295

14

123

1

433

COLOMBIA

189

45

170

10

9

423

DJIBOUTI

132

14

123

2

3

274

JAPAN

127

12

90

5

234

PAKISTAN

76

11

109

35

231

JORDAN

99

9

76

26

3

213

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

90

27

72

4

193

MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC

20

4

139

3

166

SAUDI ARABIA

40

21

88

16

1

166

BAHAMAS

40

24

100

164

Kosovo

57

1

86

1

145

HAITI

62

13

46

2

123

SUDAN

47

6

69

1

123

OMAN

30

30

57

3

120

BAHRAIN

49

11

53

1

1

115

UNITED KINGDOM

30

5

62

1

98

CHINA

19

15

59

3

96

HONDURAS

38

7

49

2

96

CUBA

31

9

50

4

1

95

ISRAEL

27

9

37

3

76

IRELAND

48

23

71

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

34

6

27

2

69

ANTARCTICA

41

27

68

ITALY

25

3

37

1

1

67

INDIA

20

1

36

2

59

TURKEY

32

2

19

4

1

58

UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS

19

2

32

2

1

56

INDONESIA

18

4

25

6

53

UZBEKISTAN

7

4

33

5

4

53

KYRGYZSTAN

22

2

26

2

52

THAILAND

19

1

20

7

4

51

Acension Island, BRITISH

14

6

27

1

1

49

PHILIPPINES

18

6

24

1

49

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

19

6

22

47

KENYA

15

1

27

2

45

LIBERIA

15

5

20

4

1

45

VIET NAM

23

1

16

2

3

45

EGYPT

8

2

30

3

43

UGANDA

14

5

19

2

1

41

SOUTH AFRICA

9

2

22

2

35

GEORGIA

7

3

17

2

2

31

PERU

13

2

12

1

2

30

GUAM

10

3

16

29

MEXICO

9

2

17

28

AUSTRALIA

9

1

13

1

1

25

CROATIA

2

22

24

HUNGARY

2

22

24

NIGERIA

8

1

11

4

24

TAIWAN

11

3

10

24

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO

6

1

16

23

SPAIN

5

18

23

KAZAKHSTAN

9

1

12

22

CONGO

8

1

12

21

SIERRA LEONE

2

9

9

1

21

KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF

13

1

5

19

GUATEMALA

8

1

8

17

ETHIOPIA

5

1

10

16

GHANA

6

2

8

16

GREECE

6

10

16

YEMEN

9

7

16

UKRAINE

5

1

8

1

15

BRAZIL

3

11

14

BURKINA FASO

7

1

6

14

LEBANON

3

10

1

14

MONGOLIA

3

10

1

14

ROMANIA

7

1

5

1

14

SENEGAL

5

2

6

1

14

GREENLAND

7

6

13

BOLIVIA

2

3

6

1

12

CAMBODIA

3

1

6

2

12

ALBANIA

2

8

1

11

ARMENIA

5

5

1

11

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

4

7

11

GUINEA

4

1

6

11

PANAMA

3

7

1

11

MALI

1

7

2

10

NICARAGUA

1

1

7

1

10

BELGIUM

3

5

1

9

BULGARIA

2

6

1

9

ECUADOR

1

8

9

SAINT HELENA

1

5

3

9

CYPRUS

3

4

1

8

LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA

1

1

4

2

8

NEPAL

2

6

8

NETHERLANDS

4

2

2

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

ICELAND

4

2

POLAND

2

4

RWANDA

2

1

3

SOMALIA

1

4

1

TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF

1

5

AZERBAIJAN

3

2

BANGLADESH

4

1

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

3

2

BURUNDI

3

2

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

CAMEROON

1

2

1

CHAD

4

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

2

2

FRANCE

2

2

GABON

4

LUXEMBOURG

1

3

MALAWI

3

1

MOZAMBIQUE

1

1

1

1

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES

2

1

1

PALESTINIAN TERRITORY, OCCUPIED

2

1

1

TIMOR-LESTE

3

1

TUNISIA

2

2

AUSTRIA

1

2

BOTSWANA

1

1

1

CHILE

1

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

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

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

GUADELOUPE

1

GUINEA-BISSAU

1

KIRIBATI

1

LITHUANIA

1

MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF

1

NIGER

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

ZIMBABWE

1

Grand Total: 182

50020

6783

40850

3430

8

1099

102190