Dress codes are legal guidelines that an organization uses for their employees. They are needed for the following reasons:
- Safety and hygiene: Protective clothing such as steel-toed boots, helmet, hairnets, clean nails, non-flammable uniforms.
- Health: Prevent harm from bacteria and germs.
- Identification: For service and assistance, identifiable.
- Image: Conservative, honest, efficient.
Check with the human resource department or the employee manual for guidelines.