13 July 2015 at 1047 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Kendal, United Kingdom.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 17 year old female who had a severe asthma attack while out on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where she received treatment for her condition.