Globalstar SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger

  • The world’s only satellite GPS messenger that works beyond cellular.
  • Peace-of-mind everyday.
  • Emergency assistance when you need it.

When you’re stepping off the grid, take the SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger™. 100% satellite technology provides emergency  communications, personal messaging and location-based tracking. SPOT’s global network of satellites let’s you send messages from almost anywhere on the planet with your GPS location.

Whether you’re hiking, fishing off-shore, 4-wheeling, driving across country with your family or working remotely outdoors, SPOT helps you stay connected.

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SPOT assists organizations and individuals to:

  • Accurately determine the GPS location of lone workers or teams
  • Enable emergency response to a critical situation
  • Reduce communication costs, search and rescue costs as well as help comply with legislative requirements for worker safety.

How SPOT Works.

SPOT generates different types of messages for a series of designated email addresses and mobile phones via SMS (up to 10), or to an international emergency response coordination center. all signals include GPS coordinates.

SPOT technology works with Google Maps™ which are continuously updated with the latest mapping technology, and with SPOT’s easy to use web interface; simple navigation & user friendly account pages, SPOT is the ideal choice for businesses to help improve worker safety.

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Use this function In the event of a life threatening or other critical emergency to notify emergency services of your GPS location and that you need assistance. The GEOS International Emergency Response Center alerts the appropriate agencies worldwide – for example contacting 9-1-1 responders in North America and 1-1-2 responders in Europe.

HOW IT WORKS:
Once activated, SPOT will acquire its exact coordinates from the GPS network, and send that location along with a distress message to the GEOS International Emergency Response Center every five minutes until cancelled or until the batteries are depleted. The Emergency Response Center notifies the appropriate emergency responders based on your GPS location and personal information – which may include local police, highway patrol, the Coast Guard, our country’s embassy or consulate, or other emergency search and rescue teams – as well as notifying your emergency contacts about the receipt of a distress signal.

IMPORTANT NOTE:
Even if SPOT cannot acquire its location from the GPS network it will still attempt to send a distress signal – without exact location – to GEOS, which will still notify your contacts of the signal and continue to monitor the network for further messages.

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In the event of a non-life threatening emergency, you can use this function to notify your personal contacts that you need assistance. Additional SPOT Assist services can be purchased and programmed to your Help button as well. When activated with SPOT Assist, the Help button will notify professional services either on the land. SPOT has partnered with national service providers to offer non-life threatening assistance.

HOW IT WORKS:
Once activated, SPOT acquires your location from the GPS network and routes it along with the HELP message through the SPOT satellite network every five minutes for one hour or until cancelled. Your contacts will receive an SMS text message including coordinates, or an email with a link to Google Maps™ showing your location.

IMPORTANT NOTE:
Even if SPOT cannot acquire its location from the GPS network it will still attempt to send a HELP message – without exact location – to your personal contacts

This feature allows you to let your friends and family know that all is OK with a pre-programmed message along with your GPS location. With a push of a button a message is sent via email or SMS to up to 10 pre-determined contacts and your waypoint is stored in your SPOT account for later reference. Your stored waypoints can be easily integrated into a SPOT Shared Page or SPOT Adventure account.

HOW IT WORKS:
Once you have activated your SPOT Messenger and set up your account, you can change your contacts and customize your message at any time. When you push the Check-in/OK button, you send one pre-programmed message to your contacts. Your contacts will receive an SMS text message including coordinates, or an email with a link to Google Maps™ showing your location.

This feature allows you to let your friends and family now receive a custom message along with your GPS location with a push of a button. Use this feature as a secondary OK message or transfer your personal help alert to this message function if you are using a SPOT Assist service on your Help button.

The Custom Message functions exactly like your Check-in/OK message You can also have access to your waypoints in your SPOT account so you can review your route at a later date. Or link your SPOT account to SPOT Adventures and save a map of your adventures using your SPOT waypoints, and enhance the story with photos and a blog.

HOW IT WORKS:
Once you have activated your SPOT Messenger and set up your account, you can change your contacts and customize your message at any time. When you push the Check-in/OK button, you send one pre-programmed message to your contacts. Your contacts will receive an SMS text message including coordinates, or an email with a link to Google Maps™ showing your location.

Tracking: Start/stop tracking at any time using your SPOT device. You can also mark a Reference Point or send Check-in/OK messages from specific locations while in Track Progress mode.

HOW IT WORKS:
Once activated, SPOT acquires and sends your GPS coordinates to your SPOT account and, if you choose, Shared Pages and SPOT Adventures Live Maps, automatically every 10 minutes for 24 hours or until canceled. Track Progress must be reengaged to continue beyond a 24 hour tracking session.

Creating a SPOT Shared Page allows you to share your GPS route with your friends and family easily in near real time on the web through a personal link. You can make your Shared Page private or public. Your choice! Just share that URL with your friends and family and they can easily track your adventures.

You can also link your SPOT Messenger to SPOT Adventures, a social portal, where you can set up a profile and blog with others sharing their SPOT Adventures. On SPOT Adventures, your Shared Pages can stream in a Live Map widget that you can use on your own personal or event sites.

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Safe Travels with SPOT Assist Roadside

Get 24/7 satellite-based roadside assistance at the touch of a button, even where cell phones are unreliable.

SPOT ASSIST roadside assistance service notifies professional nationwide assistance providers to get you back on track fast when you need help. SPOT has partnered with Nation Safe Drivers (NSD) to provide a roadside assistance program that is like no other – it calls for help even from areas where cell phones can’t. Nation Safe Drivers is one of the largest suppliers of towing and roadside assistance, as well as supplemental insurance-related products.

Works Where Cell Phones Don’t

Unlike OnStar, SPOT sends your messages and GPS locations over communications satellites so you can be located quickly. Unlike in-car GPS devices, SPOT can send your message and locations to others, communicating in near real time with the push of a single button- no bluetooth technology or complicated programming required. And as an extra bonus, SPOT is a portable device and can be used away from the vehicle. Enjoy the benefits of SPOT everyday while on the road, but take it on your adventures when you go off the grid as well!

SPOT Assist Roadside Assistance features:

  • Up to 5 tows per year
  • Up to 50 miles each tow
  • Accident assistance
  • Gas & oil delivery
  • Tire service
  • Battery service
  • Lost key and lockout service

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Our experts collaborate with you to better understand you needs, and will help you get you set up correctly. Call us at 403.250.8474 or click the button to the right to purchase. SPOT Winter Promo – $50 off GEN3 and $30 off TRACE

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