About DAN

About DAN World

The world’s most recognized and respected dive safety organization, Divers Alert Network (DAN) has remained committed to the health and well-being of divers for 40 years. The organization’s research, medical services and global-response programs create an extensive network that supports divers with vital services such as injury prevention, safety and educational programs and lifesaving evacuations. Every day, hundreds of thousands of divers around the world look to DAN as their dive safety organization.

News & Media

Stay current with the latest announcements, research, public service campaigns and other news briefings from DAN. DAN is the trusted name in diver safety, and the organization is committed to providing divers with the resources they need. With relevant information on what the organization is doing within the dive community and beyond, divers are better able to make smart decisions on each adventure.


Your tax-deductible donation will help divers everywhere by supporting our 24/7 Emergency Hotline and our network of recompression chambers. It will also allow us to equip dive professionals and dive operators with life-saving equipment through our grant programs. Plus, you’ll help us build safer diving communities for the benefit of all who love our sport.

Contact Us

DAN World has offices in the Asia Pacific region and Latin America and the Caribbean.

The Asia Pacific (AP) region of coverage includes Australia, New Zealand, South Pacific islands, Indonesia, Polynesia, Southeast Asia, India, China, Thailand, Taiwan and Korea.

The Latin America / Caribbean (LAC) region of coverage includes Puerto Rico, The Bahamas, The British and U.S. Virgin Islands, Micronesia, Melanesia, Guam, Central America and South America.