07 January 2017 at 1225 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Western Australia.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported two individuals whose vehicle broke down while they were out camping. The individuals were transported by patrol vehicle to a secure location. No injuries were reported with this incident.