mysql insert doesn't work

i have an insert that get me this error:
Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'PDOException' with message 'SQLSTATE[42000]: Syntax error or access violation: 1064 You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near 'load,alerts_values,user_id) VALUES ('3', '', 'load3', '55', '10'' at line 1' in....

i have this sql:
$testsql = "INSERT INTO alerts_settings (alert_type, emails, load,alerts_values,user_id) VALUES ('3', '', 'load3', '55', '10')";
the actual thing is with variables from the form. but since it gave me the error i tried manual. get the same error.

what am i missing here?

best regards
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
'load' is a reserved word in MySQL and should not be used as a column name.  I got the same erro when I tried your insert statement.  I added a 'z' to it to make it 'loadz' and then the insert works fine.

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