Can we require a worker to remove body piercing?

Is it discrimination if you require a worker to take them out? Does it have to be safety-related, or can we ask them to remove them because we don’t like the way they look?
By Brian Johnston
|Canadian Employment Law Today

Question:

Can an employer make a worker take out body piercing? Is it discrimination if you require a worker to take them out? Does it have to be safety-related, or can we ask them to remove them because we don’t like the way they look?

Answer: