INCIDENT NUMBER: 17076
05 December 2015 at 0652 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Tasmania. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a female who sustained a broken arm due to an accident while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where she was treated for her injury.