Since 1997
​Please be advised that DAN Southern Africa (DAN-SA) is a Non-Profit Company (NPC) under the new Companies Act. DAN-SA’s primary mission is to provide emergency medical advice and assistance for underwater diving injuries, to work to prevent injuries and to promote dive safety. DAN-SA is a membership based company and provides membership benefits, not insurance or medical aid. DAN-SA is the owner of a group policy with benefits that are extended to its members. DAN-SA is the insured party and DAN-SA members receive the benefits of DAN-SA’s insurance. DAN-SA members help support a 24-hour hotline. This hotline offers access to specialists trained in diving medicine and is freely available to anyone with a diving-related query. DAN-SA does not own emergency vehicles (helicopters, ambulances, response vehicle or any other associated emergency vehicles); we rely on third party emergency services and on their availability at the time of an incident. Furthermore DAN-SA does not own hospitals, hyperbaric chambers and we do not legislate diving rules or laws. Kindly download the DAN-SA terms and conditions (T&C’s) to familiarise yourself regarding the DAN-SA service by following this link or you can contact DAN-SA via email at mail@dansa.org or refer to the guides available via the DAN-SA website at www.dansa.org.