Globalstar emergency GPS devices have now been used to help locate and rescue over 3000 people! This latest rescue involved a couple of ATV riders in Colorado out of cell phone range that had a problem. They used the SOS button and the SPOT GPS was able to contact help and provide the location to law enforcement.
They have over 200,000 of the units in use, and an average of 1 person is rescued each day with them.
Learn more about SPOT with this video: