Divers Alert Network
The Divers Alert Network (DAN) Asia-Pacific is a not-for-profit, member-based organisation dedicated to enhancing the safety of diving for all divers through a variety of pursuits. For example, DAN Asia-Pacific operates or funds 24-Hour Diving Emergency Hotlines, conducts research initiatives, provides training opportunities to members and beyond in the likes of first aid, CPR and Oxygen Provision, provides Worldwide Emergency Evacuation for diving and non-diving accidents, as well as offering Optional Dive Injury Insurance.
If you have a Diver Emergency, please use one of the contact numbers below.
Australia toll free from within Australia:
1800 088 200
Australia from overseas (user pays):
+61 8 8212 9242
New Zealand from within New Zealand:
New Zealand from overseas:
+64 9 445 8454
DAN Asia-Pacific is part of the global international DAN (IDAN) Federation with worldwide membership exceeding 200,000 and growing daily. What this means is a DAN Asia-Pacific member can access expert and caring assistance wherever they live or travel throughout the world.
so be prepared with a DAN Membership.
As a DAN Promoter, The Scuba Doctor recommends every diver, especially those going on dive trips to out of the way or overseas locations, join DAN Asia-Pacific.