Workers’ weight isn’t the company’s business, their health is

“This is not about being thin. It’s not even about being fit. It’s about staying healthy."
By Uyen Vu
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 05/20/2004

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orkers may be accustomed to hearing their employers push for a lean and productive organization. But what if the employer means “lean” literally?

How would workers take to the idea of organizations taking an interest in their weight?