17 October 2016 at 0100 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Queensland, Australia.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual suffering unknown injuries caused by a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his injuries.