ITASCA, Ill., Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc., the risk and claims management subsidiary of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG), received five 2012 Buyers Choice Awards at the Business Insurance Buyers Choice Awards luncheon in Chicago on November 15. Gallagher Bassett received the most awards of any third-party claims administrator (TPA), including Best Overall TPA as judged by both small and medium-sized companies. "The winners of these prestigious awards are determined solely by risk managers and executives who buy insurance and risk management services. It is a great honor for Gallagher Bassett to be recognized by clients as the best in the business," said Scott R. Hudson, President and CEO of Gallagher Bassett. Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc. is a full-service property/casualty third-party claims administrator headquartered in Itasca, Illinois, with a network of more than 110 offices operating throughout North America, Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit its website at www.gallagherbassett.com. Media Contact: Colleen Saurbier630-285-4019 Colleen_Saurbier@gbtpa.com SOURCE Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.