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Contractor Casualties on the Rise According to the DOL’s latest DBA figures

Update:  A large number of Defense Base Act Death and Injury Claims were filed this year by one company though the casualties occurred prior to this year.  We’ll let you know who did this and what, if any, the consequences are.

One Hundred Forty Civilian Contractors Dead in the last quarter of 2010

Defense Base Act Case Summary Reports

These figures only include casualties that DBA claims were filed on

Civilian Contractors killed since Sept 2001        2,540

Civilian Contractors injured                                      66,470

Unknown (?) Category                                                         1,123

Contractor Deaths for 2009                       336

Contractor Deaths for 2010                         513

January 11, 2011 - Posted by | Afghanistan, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties, Defense Base Act, Government Contractor, Iraq | , , , , , , ,

1 Comment »

  1. […] deaths and injuries. They feel that even one contractor death unaccounted for is one too many. They report that during the 4th Quarter of 2010 there were 140 civilian contractor deaths in Iraq and […]

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