04 December 2016 at 1926 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 40-year-old male sustaining an injured ankle caused by an accident while ice climbing. The individual was assisted by a SAR ground team to a secure location.