18 August 2016 at 0336 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Alberta, Canada.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 15-year-old female who began having a severe allergic reaction while out hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where she received treatment.