IMPORTANT: DAN TravelAssist must arrange ALL evacuations. Call +1-919-684-9111 for assistance. (This number can be called collect if you are outside the USA, Canada, Puerto Rico, Bahamas, British or U.S. Virgin Islands.) If you make your own emergency evacuation arrangements, the cost will not be reimbursed.
Below is a list of the assistance and benefits provided by DAN TravelAssist. For complete details on all DAN TravelAssist benefits and exclusions to the policy, see the DAN Member Handbook(PDF: 501 KB).
EMERGENCY MEDICAL TRANSPORTATION AND TRAVEL ASSISTANCE BENEFITS*
Emergency Medical Evacuation and RepatriationCovers listed family members for an emergency medical evacuation, or medically necessary repatriation. Visit of Family Member or FriendArranges and pays for economy round-trip transportation for a visitor if you are traveling alone and require hospitalization for more than seven consecutive days. Return of Dependent ChildrenArranges and pays for one-way economy transportation to return children home if you become ill or injured and cannot attend to their needs. Return of Traveling CompanionArranges and pays for one-way economy transportation for a traveling companion if the companion loses previously made travel arrangements because of the member's medical emergency. Repatriation of RemainsArranges and pays for costs associated with the return of your remains if you or a covered family member die while traveling on a trip. Return of VehicleArranges to return your unattended vehicle to the rental agency or to the current residence in case of a medical emergency requiring hospitalization or emergency medical evacuation.
MEDICAL ASSISTANCEThese services are proviced by Divers Alert Network directly and are not fulfilled or listed in your Dive Accident Insurance policy.
Emergency Prescription Replacement AssistanceLocates and arranges to send medication or eyeglasses when it's possible and legally acceptable. Medical ExpenseAdvances up to $5,000 for hospital admittance or discharge deposits. Medical MonitoringWork with local medical providers and relay necessary information to the member and the member's family until the situation is resolved. 24-Hour Worldwide Medical Information and AssistanceProvides 24-hour multilingual assistance and consultation along with nondiving-related medical referrals to physicians, hospitals and specialists.
PERSONAL ASSISTANCEThese services are proviced by Divers Alert Network directly and are not fulfilled or listed in your Dive Accident Insurance policy.
Pre-Trip InformationGet visa, passport and inoculation requirements; cultural information; weather conditions; embassy and consular referrals; foreign exchange rates; and travel advisories through DAN TravelAssist. Emergency Message TransmissionReceive and relay emergency messages to and from your family and/or employer. Emergency Cash AdvancesWhen possible, provides a cash advance of up to $250 in local monies for medical emergencies. Assistance with Recovering Lost or Stolen ItemsDAN TravelAssist will attempt to recover lost or stolen items by contacting the appropriate parties. Translator and Interpreter Referrals Insurance Claims AssistanceAssists in obtaining information for insurance claims generated overseas for cases coordinated through DAN TravelAssist. Legal ReferralsReferrals to local attorneys. Telephone interpretation provided when necessary. Bail AdvancesUp to $5,000 in bail funds with an acceptable guarantee of reimbursement. Embassy/Consulate Assistance AssistanceLiaise with the proper embassy or consulate regarding relevant issues you experience while traveling. .
Join DAN today to take advantage of this valuable benefit of membership.