01 December 2013 at 1950 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Canada. IERCC personnel contacted the registered owner who advised they were aware of the situation and already had a helicopter en route to the location. Upon arrival they found one individual suffering from seizures while working. A helicopter was utilized to transport the individual to a nearby hospital for treatment.