INCIDENT NUMBER: 12064 and 12066
16 November 2013 at 1616 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device of the coast of Brazil. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and advised them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported two individuals, one suffering from a head injury following a boating accident. Medical assistance was provided on the boat and the party was released to continue their trip.