UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 9:53am
People from all over Texas attended the Houston Fire Department hurricane preparedness expo Saturday.
During the expo, firefighters demonstrated emergency procedures and reviewed important emergency power kit contents.
Firefighters say emergency kits should include flashlights, a battery-powered radio, cell phone charger, extra batteries for critical devices such as insulin pumps, hearing aids and blood pressure monitors.
You can hear more advice in the above clip.