Divers Alert Network

Dive confidently knowing that you have the world’s leading dive safety organisation watching out for you. As a DAN Member, you not only receive valuable dive cover benefits, your membership helps support vital DAN health and safety initiatives.

Your Safety Partner
TRUST IS EARNED

For nearly 40 years, divers around the world have relied upon DAN for dive safety information and health guidance. They know that in event of emergency, we’ll be there for them - no matter where adventure takes them.

Annual
Dive cover

Available to recreational divers, freedivers & spear fisherman

Safety Tips

PROMOTING DIVE SAFETY

The DAN Blog provides you with all essential and up-to-date dive safety and medical tips. 

travel Planner
BE PREPARED

Your real-time resource offering information about vaccinations, travel document requirements, foreign exchange rates and travel advisories.

Temporary
Dive Cover

For divers planning short dive trips

Alert Diver

DIVE SAFETY MAGAZINE

Alert Diver is an indispensable resource that features must-read articles on the latest in dive safety, research and education. In addition, the magazine is a celebration of the underwater world, showcasing the world’s best underwater photography, bucket-list dive destinations and exciting marine life.

Emergency Hotline
CALL FOR ASSISTANCE

+27 828 10 60 10

DAN's Emergency Hotline staff members are on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, to provide information, assist with care coordination and evacuation assistance

Free student
dive cover

Peace of mind for students & instructors

Infographics

FUN & USEFUL RESOURCES

The power of infographics can change the way you learn about DAN Southern Africa. Use our materials and best practices to improve your safety and diving activities.

Diving Report
INJURIES EXPLAINED

Fatalities and serious diving injuries are rare and often seem to be associated with unsafe behaviours or hazardous conditions, but they can occur without apparent cause. The primary goal of DAN's annual diving report on diving incidents, injuries and fatalities is to further this understanding.

Technical
Dive Expedition

The ultimate dive adventure