INCIDENT NUMBER: 16098
03 May 2015 at 0608 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in New South Wales, Australia. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who sustained a broken leg while kayaking. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where they received treatment for their injuries.