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DAN Policy

Discussion in 'Basic Scuba' started by lord1234, Jul 30, 2010.

  1. lord1234

    lord1234 Contributor

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Austin, TX
    Does anyone have the full wordings of the DAN policy? I've been trying to obtain a copy from them with all the legalese in it, and have been unable to do so. If anyone could provide a contact, or a copy of said policy, that would be great.
  2. Crush

    Crush Contributor

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Western Canada
    What do you mean by "DAN policy?" Insurance policies? Membership policies?
  3. knotical

    knotical perpetual student

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Ka'u
  4. lord1234

    lord1234 Contributor

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Austin, TX
    Yep, I've read that page backwards and forwards. There isn't enough there. There must be some legal requirement that insurance provide copies of the entire policy available SOMEWHERE to subscribers.

    Edit: After a call to my states Division of Insurance, the DAN policy is a group policy, and DAN has no legal obligation to provide a copy of the policy to you.
  5. rk288

    rk288 Contributor

    # of Dives: 50 - 99
    Location: East Aurora, NY
    From what I've heard about DAN they are an awesome provider of all sorts of backup for divers all over the planet. Are you a member? They send out a very good periodical called "Alert Diver" which I read cover to cover when I get it. I also purchased DAN Tags for my son and I. You wear them on your BC and you are connected to all sorts of vital personal information whereever you are. :)
  6. mania

    mania Cousin Itt ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Warsaw, Poland
    They do provide policy in Europe. Send it together with the membership card. BUt I'm afraid European waivers and exclusions are totally different from American ones
  7. FireInMyBones

    FireInMyBones Scuba Instructor

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Greenville, SC
    I received the full kit and caboodle shipped with my card too.
  8. tomboyy

    tomboyy Carnival ride inspector ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 50 - 99
    Location: South Carolina
    The wife paid dues and for full insurance for both of us.. I never received a new card OR a kit and caboodle :)
  9. lord1234

    lord1234 Contributor

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Austin, TX
    You did? Great, then perhaps you can tell me, how they define a pre-existing condition when it comes to diving accidents(not trip insurance)
  10. ktomlinson

    ktomlinson Scuba Instructor

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Statenville, GA
    What's the deal? Are you worried that if you have a heart condition and get around the world they won't cover to evacuate you? I read the exclusions and it didn't mention that at all. The beat thing to do is to call DAN and just ask them, let us know what they say.

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