The Casualties are a punk rock band, formed in New York, United States in 1987. Their first offering was their signature EP "40 0z. Casualty". only the lead singer Jorge remaining from the original lineup. The band's first demo was recorded in 1990. The band began as an effort to bring back the hardcore punk sound and style of many british hardcore punk bands (also known as uk82) such as Blitz, The Partisans, One Way System and The Exploited.they have remained virtually the same and true to their uk82 and oi aesthetic. They maintain a loyal fanbase.