Tags: Tattoo

Fiona McAnaw and Kristie Willis: Tattoo discrimination

Many employers are now faced with a dilemma over the stance they should take regarding visible tattoos. With a reported one in five Britons now having tattoos, claims of discrimination against those exhibiting body art are increasingly reported in the news. The recent case of trainee teacher Charlotte Tumilty, who was sent away from a…

Tattooists should alert customers to job risk, warns law firm

Specialist employment law firm Moore Blatch is urging Tattoo parlours to use comprehensive consent forms that make the risks of getting a tattoo clear to their customers, such as losing their job, before they proceed. Moore Blatch is advising any employees considering getting a tattoo to read any disclaimer form carefully before proceeding with any…