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Workers’ Compensation

Representing Injured Workers on Florida’s Central Gulf Coast

If you have been injured on the job in Florida, you probably have been made to feel like a second-class citizen. Workers’ compensation doctors don’t treat you well, your employer doesn’t seem to care, and nobody seems to believe that you are really injured.

I’m attorney Joseph Rooth. Since 1994, I’ve helped injured workers obtain the benefits they deserve. With offices in New Port Richey, Spring Hill, Seminole and Clearwater, I represent injured workers throughout the Tampa Bay and central gulf coast area of Florida. I offer a free initial consultation to explain your rights under Florida’s workers’ compensation law. Those rights include:

  • The right to proper medical care for as long as you need it
  • The right to change doctors if you don’t think you are being treated well
  • The right to recover lost wages
  • The right to seek rehabilitation and job retraining benefits
  • The right to compensation for a permanent injury
  • The Right of Injured Workers

As your lawyer, I will work hard to protect your rights and help you receive all of the workers’ compensation benefits you are entitled to. I never charge a fee unless I obtain benefits on your behalf. If I win your case, the workers’ compensation insurance carrier may have to pay your attorney fees.

Learn More About Workers’ Compensation

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To discuss your workers’ compensation claim with me, attorney Joseph Rooth, call 727-849-3400 or fill out the contact form on this site.

About Joseph Rooth

I am a member of the Florida Workers’ Advocates and am board-certified in workers’ compensation law by the Florida Bar Association. Learn more about my credentials as an attorney.

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