With diver safety at the forefront, DAN offers resources on a wide range of topics. These resources provide the information you need to make sound decisions and stay safe before, during and after dives. Case studies cover real-life scenarios and their outcomes, enabling divers to reflect on and analyze various situations. The Divers Blog provides concise and relevant information about specific topics. And through our public safety campaigns we compile, analyze and interpret dive incident data and present it in accessible ways to help divers worldwide improve risk management and reduce incidents.
Safe Diving Practices
Safe diving practices should be at the forefront of all dives and should be practiced until they become habits. Learning about dangerous situations and learning how to mitigate those risks are invaluable skills for all divers.
DAN Diver Safety Campaigns
Making informed decisions about dive safety requires reliable information. Through our public safety campaigns, DAN collects, analyzes and interprets dive incident data and presents it in formats useful to divers.
With diver-focused posts covering a wide range of topics — from the implications of COVID-19 to managing diabetes to current trends in risk mitigation and first aid — divers can find the information they need to stay safe.
Diving Incident Summaries
Learning from your own mistakes and misfortunes is crucial, but don’t miss the opportunity to learn from others’. These accounts of real diving incidents and emergencies offer exceptional learning opportunities.
Health & Medicine
DAN exists to provide expert medical information for the benefit of the diving public. We offer real-time assistance with dive accidents and work to prevent injuries and promote diver safety.