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Enterprise Risk Perspective in Regulating Weight for Health

I would like your opinion on this article:

From an enterprise risk perspective is it acceptable to regulate weight for "health" purposes but not acceptable to regulate weight for "appearance" purposes?

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There are a couple of problems here. First of all, the rules are pretty stringent and not really based upon on any reasoning as people may be under healthy weight to begin with so gaining 7% may mean that they are becoming healthier rather than bigger, especially if they are too small to begin with.

All that said, it is different to regulate weight for health ...