13 February 2017 at 0235 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Australia. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 32-year-old male sustaining shoulder and hip injuries caused by a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where his injury was treated.