​Welcome to Divers Alert Network Southern Africa

​DAN-SA is a Public Benefit Organisation that provides emergency medical advice and assistance for underwater diving injuries, and provides a wide range of research, education and training programmes that promote safe diving. DAN-SA is supported by more than 7 000 fellow divers with a further 250 000 international divers supporting DAN America, DAN Europe, DAN Japan, DAN Asia Pacific and DAN Southern America.
Spring 2015 Issue

Another edition of Alert Diver is here, and it is packed full of articles to address your diving health and safety questions. Just to whet your appetite, here is a brief summary of what you can delve into.

1) Understanding vertigo
2) Does nitrox reduce fatigue?
3) Managing loss of consciousness
4) Caring for your people and facilities.

Enjoy reading the latest issue!

Travel Notice

​The travel notification is for DAN-SA to know when our members travel abroad and to note this on our system. With the information provided by you, the DAN-SA Member, we would be able to plan potential evacuation procedures and advise you on the availability of appropriate facilities where you will be diving. Please note that DAN-SA membership is not insurance and is secondary to any other Insurance or Medical Aid you might have. The travel notification only applies to active DAN-SA members.  
Medical Team
Our team of diving medical professionals can answer all your burning questions.
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Health & Diving Resources
Top-level & vital information on popular diving health & safety issues. 
Safety Tip
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