INCIDENT NUMBER: 12558

31 January 2014 at 2119 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Nunavut, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted the local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who had become stranded when his skidoo broke down while he was hunting. A SAR ground team was utilized to transport the individual to safety; no injuries were reported.