DAN TravelAssist

When you purchase an individual or family DAN Membership, you are automatically enrolled in DAN's travel assistance plan. When you travel on a trip at least 50 miles (80 km) from your place of residence, DAN TravelAssist arranges emergency medical evacuations for any covered medical emergency and provides additional benefits for you and your eligible family members.

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 Evacuation and Repatriation
  • Covers listed family members for an emergency medical evacuation, or medically necessary repatriation.

  • Visit of Family Member or Friend
  • Arranges 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 Children
  • Arranges 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 Companion
  • Arranges 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 Remains
  • Arranges 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 Vehicle
  • Arranges 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 Assistance
  • Locates and arranges to send medication or eyeglasses when it's possible and legally acceptable.

  • Medical Expense
  • Advances up to $5,000 for hospital admittance or discharge deposits.

  • Medical Monitoring
  • Work 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 Assistance
  • Provides 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 Information
  • Get visa, passport and inoculation requirements; cultural information; weather conditions; embassy and consular referrals; foreign exchange rates; and travel advisories through DAN TravelAssist.

  • Emergency Message Transmission
  • Receive and relay emergency messages to and from your family and/or employer.

  • Emergency Cash Advances
  • When possible, provides a cash advance of up to $250 in local monies for medical emergencies.

  • Assistance with Recovering Lost or Stolen Items
  • DAN TravelAssist will attempt to recover lost or stolen items by contacting the appropriate parties.

  • Translator and Interpreter Referrals

  • Insurance Claims Assistance
  • Assists in obtaining information for insurance claims generated overseas for cases coordinated through DAN TravelAssist.

  • Legal Referrals
  • Referrals to local attorneys. Telephone interpretation provided when necessary.

  • Bail Advances
  • Up to $5,000 in bail funds with an acceptable guarantee of reimbursement.

  • Embassy/Consulate Assistance Assistance
  • Liaise 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.

    Depending on the state of residence, insurance is underwritten by either:

    The United States Life Insurance Company in the City of New York, NAIC No. 70106 domiciled in the state of New York with a principal place of business of One World Financial Center, 200 Liberty Street, New York, NY 10281. It is currently authorized to transact business in all states, plus DC, except PR. This summary is a brief description of benefits only and is subject to the terms, conditions and limitations. Coverage may vary or may not be available in all states. AG 12070


    National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Pa., a Pennsylvania insurance company with its principal place of business at 175 Water Street, New York, NY 10038. It is currently authorized to conduct insurance business in all states and the District of Columbia. NAIC No. 19445. This summary provides only brief descriptions of the coverages available under Policy Series S30854DBG. The issued policy and certificate will contain reductions, limitations, exclusions, definitions and termination provisions. Full details of the coverage will be contained in the issued policy and certificate. If there are any conflicts between this summary and the issued policy and certificate, the policy and certificate shall govern in all cases. Coverage may not be available in all states.