Cookies Policy

This cookies policy covers the following website:


For the purposes of this cookies policy, this website will be cumulatively referred to as ‘Freightliner’ ‘our website’.



What are Cookies?

Cookies are small files which are stored on a user’s computer. They are designed to hold a small amount of data specific to a particular user and website and can be accessed either by the server upon which a website is hosted or by the users internet browser.



What cookies do the GWI UK websites use?

2.1 Google Analytics Cookies

To monitor website traffic and content usage behaviour we employ Google Analytics (GA) which sets the following cookies.

Cookie name



After one week.


After one minute.


After one minute.


After one minute.


After one day.


Cookie name



When the browsing session ends.


When the browsing session ends.


When the browsing session ends.


When the browsing session ends.


When the browsing session ends.


When the browsing session ends.


When the browsing session ends.


When the browsing session ends.


When the browsing session ends.


When the browsing session ends.


When the browsing session ends.


After 29 days.


When the browsing session ends.


Cookie name: CookieConsent
Expires: After one year
Purpose: Used to suppress our cookies notification once cookies have been accepted.


Cookie name: MessageArea
Expires: After 5 days
Purpose: Used to tell the website that you have opted to hide the message area that we use occasionally to display important notices.


Cookie name: awardPopup_{awardYear}
Expires: After 3 days / After one year
Purpose: Used to track whether you have voted for us for a certain award. Cookie expires after three days if you choose not to vote or after one year if you do.


Cookie name: lfuuid
Expires: 10 years
Purpose: The _lfuuid cookie allows a website to track visitor behavior on the sites on which the cookie is installed. Tracking is performed anonymously until a user identifies themselves by submitting a form. Only written if cookie consent is given.


All of these cookies are used to collect information about how visitors arrive, interact and leave our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the user experience.

The data collected is in an anonymous form meaning that you cannot be identified by us through the GA system or any of the cookies that it uses.


2.2 Anti-Spam Cookies

Our websites use the Gravity Form honeypot system to help prevent spam form submissions. This system sets the following cookies to prevent incoming spam and improve the security of our websites.


2.3 Other Cookies

Our websites also set the following cookies. A purpose is stated for each one.



How to prevent cookies on our websites

There are a variety of ways that you can either disable cookies on your browser completely or disable them on a site-by-site basis.

Google Chrome (desktop and mobile)

Mozilla Firefox (desktop)

Mozilla Firefox Focus (Android)

Microsoft Edge (desktop)

Microsoft Internet Explore (desktop)

Apple Safari (desktop)

Apple Safari (iOS)


Many modern browsers have a preference setting which allows you to send a ‘Do Not Track’ request with your browsing traffic which, if enabled, will be respected by our websites.



Changes to this cookies policy

This cookies policy may change from time to time inline with legislation or industry developments. We will not explicitly inform our clients or website users of these changes. Instead, we recommend that you check this page occasionally for any policy changes. Specific policy changes and updates are mentioned in the change log below.


4.1 Change log


This cookies policy instigated.


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