We are proud to lend our support and endorsement to these worthy groups dedicated to safety, education and the future of diving.
Diver's Alert Network
Divers Alert Network (DAN) is a non-profit medical and research organization dedicated to the safety and health of recreational scuba divers and associated with Duke University Medical Center (DUMC). DAN is supported by the largest association of recreational divers in the world.
Visit DAN's website at diversalertnetwork.com
For Diving Emergencies (Remember: Call local EMS first, then DAN!)
+1-919-684-9111 (collect calls accepted)
Non-Emergency Medical Questions & All Other Inquiries:
1-800-446-2671 or 1-919-684-2948, Mon-Fri, 9am-8pm (EST)
Travel Assistance for Non-Diving Emergencies
If outside the USA, Canada, Puerto Rico, Bahamas, British Virgin Islands or U.S. Virgin Islands, call +1-215-245-2461 (collect).
The Ocean Adventure
Aqua Lung is a proud sponsor of The Ocean Adventure educational program for kids, created by Karen and Wayne Brown. For the past 20 years, their nationally acclaimed interactive science/fine arts presentations have been thrilling thousands of elementary and junior high students across the country. They make learning fun with their combination of humor, audience participation, creative dramatics, storytelling techniques, unique props, specimens, and award-winning underwater photography.
For more information, visit their website at www.theoceanadventure.com
Dive Rescue International
Dive Rescue International is an organization that trains members of the public safety community on how to conduct water based rescues, including proper equipment selection for the demanding conditions that these rescue missions often involve. DRI has been serving public safety officials for over 25 years and sets the benchmark standard for all water related public safety.
Please visit the DRI website at www.diverescueintl.com for additional information.
A shout-out to our favorite SoCal dive charter...
Every year Aqua Lung America treats their diving employees to a weekend away. Of course we try to call it "work" because there is some product testing involved, but let’s call it what it really is...pure diving fun. And who do we count on to make sure we have a great trip? Our local San Diego favorite, Horizon Charters Dive and Eco Adventures.
Horizon Charters specialize in dive and eco adventures that provides out of the ordinary ocean experience with a strong focus on environmental education. They cater to active nature-minded persons with a keen sense of adventure. It is their mission to "Immerse You in Nature" in the dynamic ocean environment while providing you with impeccable service in a safe, fun and relaxing atmosphere. "[It is] our hope that you will create many new friendships while onboard and take home a respect and genuine concern for the ocean and its diverse inhabitants." says owner Greg Grivetto.
Join them for a dive, natural history and surf adventure vacation to California or Baja's ocean oases. Learn more at www.horizoncharters.com
be A diver.com
Underwater - the other 2/3 of your world – whether in the ocean, lakes, rivers or quarries – is a fascinating place. As a diver you’ll explore a different part of the world we live in – a fun activity in a friendly, hospitable environment. Discover diving today - learn more here: www.beadiver.com