04 September 2015 at 0019 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Fort Smith, Northern Territories, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who became ill due to his diabetes. The individual was transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where he received treatment for his condition.