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The goal of ISCORS is to improve consistency in Federal radiation protection programs. Specific objectives include:
- Facilitating consensus on acceptable levels of radiation risk;
- Promoting consistent risk-assessment and risk-management approaches in setting and implementing standards for protection from ionizing radiation;
- Promoting completeness and coherence of Federal standards for radiation protection;
- Identifying interagency issues and coordinating their resolution.
ISCORS is also a forum for Federal agencies to keep abreast of national and international radiation protection activities.