About DAN

The Organization

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 year, 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

Divers Alert Network
6 West Colony Place
Durham, North Carolina 27705 USA
+1 (919) 684-2948