19 November 2016 at 1323 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Alberta, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a large group of individuals sustaining minor injuries caused by a multi-vehicle accident. EMS responded the location and assisted the individuals at the scene.