26 September 2016 at 0752 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in British Columbia, Canada.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who began having a seizure and went into shock while out hiking. The individual was transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where they received treatment.