My company has changed our uniform to something hideous. Do I have to wear it?

If you are contractually obliged to wear a uniform, you will find it very difficult to argue against wearing it just because you think it is hideous.

A good employer should have consulted on the new uniform before introducing it.

If there is a union in your workplace, and the changes are unpopular with the staff, you could ask your union representative to try to negotiate changes to the uniform that would be acceptable to everyone.

Note: This content is provided as general background information and should not be taken as legal advice or financial advice for your particular situation. Make sure to get individual advice on your case from your union, a source on our free help page or an independent financial advisor before taking any action.

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