12 October 2016 at 0801 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Australia.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male sustaining minor injuries caused by a motor vehicle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby clinic where his injuries were treated.