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Are there other females there?Are you saying they believe you got hurt because you are a woman?
Of course you and I don't think you got hurt because you are woman. I was asking if they thought you got hurt for that reason. Did they say anything like that?
Then it seems clear that you should file a complaint with the Human Rights Commission. This is discrimination based on your gender and it is unlawful.
There are no other female welders at this workplace and that is evidence that your allegations are likely correct but the comments made by others, presumably males, are very strong evidence.