At Least 55 Civilian Contractor Deaths in Second Quarter of 2013

Please see Civilian Contractor Casualty Count for prior Statistics and Totals


According to the Department of Labor’s Defense Base Act Claim Summary Reports there were at least  55 Civilian Contractor Deaths

filed on in the second quarter of 2013.

There were at least 2,806 Injuries reported during this same time

Keep in mind that these numbers are not an accurate accounting of Contractor Casualties as many injuries and deaths are not reported as Defense Base Act Claims. Also, many of these injuries will become deaths due to the Defense Base Act Insurance Companies denial of medical benefits.

Many foreign national and local national contractors and their families are never told that they are covered under the Defense Base Act and so not included in the count.

At Least 5 DBA Death Claim were filed for Iraq.

At Least 36 DBA Death Claims were filed for Afghanistan

At Least 9 DBA Death Claims were filed for PAKISTAN

At Least 1 DBA Death Claim was filed for Kuwait

At Least  1 DBA Death Claim filed as Nation Pending

At Least 1 DBA Death Claim filed for Qatar

At Least 1 DBA Death Claim Filed for Columbia

At Least 1 DBA Death Claim Filed for the Russian Federation

At least 1 DBA Death Claim Filed for Georgia


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