International (IDAN) is composed of five independent DAN organizations that
work in different regions of the world to provide expert services in consulting
and emergency medical assistance. These
regional networks are committed to support DAN's mission and to operate in
accordance with DAN International protocols.
IDAN's member-organization is a non-profit independently managed entity.
regional DAN provides services of emergency hotline, assistance and training
thanks to the support of local divers.
addition, each country has its own laws and rules about insurance :
DAN AmericaDAN EuropeDAN JapanDAN Southern AfricaDAN Asia Pacific Today, DAN International is a multilingual network made up of many warning
centers that work 24/7, of more than 500 hyperbaric infrastructures and of a
growing number of hyperbaric specialists who deal with diving emergencies and
accept that patients be referred to them.Every year, more than 15 000 calls for diving emergencies are taken by DAN
hotlines, and scuba-diving medical advisors answer thousands of questions about
health or security issues. More than 400 000 DAN members worldwide are provided
with emergency medical care, hyperbaric and medical treatments thanks to a
global insurance cover.