11 July 2016 at 2339 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who began having heart complications while out camping. The individual was transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where they were treated for their condition.