How Workers' Comp Cases Differ From Personal Injury Claims

A question injured workers often ask as they start to explore the provisions of the North Carolina workers' compensation system is whether or not they have the right to a jury trial. Work-related injuries handled through the North Carolina Industrial Commission follow a different set of regulations than what applies to personal injuries that occur outside the work environment. A jury trial is not one of the steps in the workers' comp procedures. Watch Brent Adams explain more about the differences between work injury and general personal injury cases.