Divers Alert Network

The largest association of recreational scuba divers in the world, DAN is supported by membership dues and donations. DAN's mission is to help divers in need of medical emergency assistance and to promote dive safety through research,education, products and diving services.

The benefits of DAN membership include emergency medical evacuation assistance through DAN TravelAssist, a subscription to Alert Diver magazine and access to DAN's insurance services.

DAN is Your Scuba Diving Safety Association

Learn About Dive Accident Insurance

Divers Alert Network developed the first dive accident insurance program. It is still leading the industry 25 years later. DAN members have access to three different dive accident insurance plans to cover medical costs related to a scuba diving accident.

Sign up for Dive Safety Courses and Seminars

DAN courses teach you the first aid steps to assist in caring for an injured scuba diver. The courses cover basic life support, oxygen first aid, and instructions to help with a range of other scuba diving injuries. There is a course for every level of dive medicine for scuba divers.

Review Dive Safety Research Studies and Results

DAN is the leader in scuba diving safety research. Examine DAN's extensive library of research reports and publications. Find out how you can participate in data collection projects to help make scuba diving even safer.

Explore Online Dive Safety Resources

Are you a prepared scuba diver? Read our dive safety medical articles on decompression illness, stings, coronary issues and other underwater medical emergencies. We have a new set of Medical FAQs on every topic. You can watch video lectures and take quizzes to test your dive safety knowledge.

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