10 September 2016 at 1812 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Ventura County, California.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male sustaining severe injuries caused by a paragliding accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.