WORLDWIDE CLAIMS MANAGEMENT ALLIANCE ANNOUNCED
WORLDWIDE CLAIMS MANAGEMENT ALLIANCE ANNOUNCED ITASCA, Ill., Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
(NYSE: AJG) today announced that its subsidiary, Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc., and the Thomas Howell Group have formed a global working alliance.
With over 400 offices worldwide the alliance will be capable of offering an unrivalled claims handling service for the benefit of clients in need of domestic and international claims management and loss adjusting expertise. A full range of services will be offered to clients under a single umbrella as well as the provision of services on an unbundled basis. This alliance is being formed by the two companies out of a mutual recognition of each others professional capabilities while maintaining distinct independent working relationships with others in the marketplace. In addition, the alliance recognizes the requirement for propriety and confidentiality in connection with all aspects of their combined and individual business activities. For nearly 30 years, Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc. has provided risk management services to corporations and self-insured organizations within the United States including claims and information management, loss control consultation and implementation, and property appraisals from more than 90 office locations nationwide. In 1989, the company formed Gallagher Bassett International Limited for the purpose of offering their expertise to the worldwide market. The Thomas Howell Group (THG) headquartered in London, has in excess of 300 offices throughout the world and offers over 200 years of experience and expertise in claims adjusting. THG's expertise lends itself to all aspects of claims handling and administration for global industries, captives and insurance markets. Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc. is an independently managed company from its parent. -0- 11/18/91 /CONTACT: Michael J. Cloherty, vice president-finance of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., 708-773-3800/ (AJG) CO: Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.; The Thomas Howell Group ST: Illinois IN: INS SU: JT -- NY038 -- 1332 11/18/91 10:33 EST
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|Date:||Nov 18, 1991|
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